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Business: CPFD Software Adds Indian Distributor
Posted Fri September 10, 2010 @03:03PM
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News CPFD Software LLC, the creators of the Barracuda® simulation package for particle-fluid systems, today announced the signing of an International Distribution Agreement with CAEZEN Technologies of Bangalore for the distribution and support of Barracuda in India.

Barracuda is used by major oil & gas, chemical, petrochemical, and power equipment manufacturers for simulating, understanding, and optimizing the operation of fluidized systems.

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Application: FieldView and CFD Provide Red Bull Racing with an Edge
Posted Wed September 08, 2010 @01:23PM
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Application With just six races remaining in the 2010 Formula 1 season, the drive for the coveted championship is a close one. Following the Belgium Grand Prix last weekend, Red Bull Racing leads the Constructors Championship standings, and drivers Mark Webber and Sebastian Vettel hold the second and third positions in the Driver's Championship. Every advantage will be important to help this talented team capture Formula 1’s highest honors.

One significant advantage Red Bull Racing brings to every race is a streamlined, automated CFD (computational fluid dynamics) workflow that allows them to quickly and efficiently analyze their car’s aerodynamic performance.

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New Software: Overset Grid Assembly Tools Featured in Latest Gridgen Release
Posted Tue September 07, 2010 @10:05AM
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News Pointwise announces the latest release of its Gridgen computational fluid dynamics (CFD) meshing software featuring an extensive suite of new tools for coupling mesh generation with overset grid assembly (OGA).

Close coupling of meshing and OGA has the potential to significantly reduce the effort required to generate overset grids by making OGA visible to guide meshing and ensure the most accurate and effective grid overlaps.

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Events: Workshop on Adjoint-Based Flow Optimisation
Posted Wed September 01, 2010 @08:55AM
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Announcements The EC-sponsored FlowHead research project will host a workshop on industrial design optimisation for fluid flow in Varna, Bulgaria on 22-24 September 2010.

FlowHead develops adjoint-based methods for shape and topology optimisation of fluid flow with application to the automotive industry.

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Events: Concepts NREC 2010 CAE/CFD Software Update Review
Posted Wed September 01, 2010 @08:44AM
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Announcements Concepts NREC will host a review of their 2010 Software Updates on September 15th at 10 am.

Join us for a detailed review of the upgraded features in the latest version of Agile Engineering Design System® software suite.

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Events: Accurate Spillway Modeling for Hydroelectric Power Plants
Posted Wed September 01, 2010 @08:36AM
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Announcements Flow Science will host a webinar on spillway modeling on Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 1 pm.

This free webinar explores CFD analysis performed by Manitoba Hydro for modeling spillways in existing and proposed power plants.

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