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PumpLinx Version v3.2 Released
Posted Wed February 06, 2013 @02:07PM
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News Simerics Inc. is proud to announce the release of PumpLinx® Version v3.2.

PumpLinx® is a CFD simulation tool with unique capabilities for virtual testing of fluid pumps, motors, compressors, valves, and systems with rotating and/or sliding components.

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Starting with a 3-D CAD design, PumpLinx® enables the engineer to create a virtual test article and generate flow visualization and engineering output similar in accuracy to full scale hardware test at a fraction of the time and cost.

The newly released PumpLinx® v3.2 has expanded capabilities including:

  • Core Capabilities
    • Heat, Flow, Turbulence
    • Aeration and Cavitation
    • Cavitation Damage Model
    • 1-DOF FSI (Linear and Rotational)
    • Particle Tracking
  • Pumps/Motors/Compressors Templates
    • Axial / Centrifugal / Mixed Flow
    • Piston: Bent Axis / Radial / Swashplate
    • Crescent / Gerotor
    • External Gear
    • Vane: Balanced / Fixed / Variable Displacement
    • Progressive Cavity
    • Scroll
  • Dynamic Valve Predictions
    • Spool / Ball / Axial / Circumferential
  • Extensive 3-D System Modeling

For more information, please visit Simerics' website at

PumpLinx® Version 3.2 Webinars
The following Webinars are scheduled for PumpLinx® v3.2 to provide an overview of existing capabilities, plus introduce new features of Version 3.2 for selected templates. The sessions are limited in size, with preference given to current users of PumpLinx®, however any interested party is encouraged to register and will be included, space permitting. Future repeat sessions will be made available to those who are unable to attend during the first round. Invitations and instructions for joining the Webinars will be e-mailed. To register contact

Session # Topic / Template Date / Time (Morning) Date / Time (Evening)
1Centrifugal Feb. 4 0830 CSTFeb. 4 1800 CST
2Gerotor / CrescentFeb. 11 0830 CSTFeb. 11 1800 CST
3Dynamic ValvesFeb. 18 0830 CSTFeb. 18 1800 CST
4Vane Feb. 25 0830 CSTFeb. 25 1800 CST
5Piston PumpsMar. 4 0830 CSTMar. 4 1800 CST
6External GearMar. 11 0830 CSTMar. 11 1800CST
7Compressors Mar. 18 0830 CSTMar. 18 1800 CST
8SystemsMar. 25 0830 CSTMar. 25 1800 CST

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