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Optimum Blade Loading for Pumps
Posted Friday May 20 at 2:54pm
ADT will host Optimum Blade Loading for Pumps on May 26 at 9 AM and 4 PM BST.

In this webinar, we demonstrate the optimum blade loading to control specific flow phenomena in pumps, such as secondary flow control in impellers, corner separation control in vaned diffusers or cavitation control in impellers.
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CadenceLIVE Silicon Valley 2022 - CFD Track
Posted Friday May 20 at 10:19am
CadenceLIVE is rapidly approaching, here are Seven Reasons to Attend.

On June 8th and 9th, will be CadenceLIVE Silicon Valley a planned in-person event at the Santa Clara Convention Center in California, and that is already your first important reason to join us! We are finally getting back to face-to-face networking, enjoying wonderful food and drinks, and seizing invaluable opportunities to discuss, learn and share ideas and opinions with colleagues, peers, industry thought leaders, and experts, all gathered in one place.
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Reviewed - Mac Studio M1 Ultra for CFD
Posted Tuesday May 3 at 3:16pm
NASA engineer Craig Hunter has recently benchmarked Apple's newest system and newest CPU for CFD workloads. The M1 Ultra made headlines as an innovative system-on-a-chip promising unprecedented levels of performance and capabilities.

M1 Ultra can be configured with up to 128GB of high-bandwidth, low-latency unified memory that can be accessed by the 20-core CPU, 64-core GPU, and 32-core Neural Engine.
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Designer-Oriented Simulation
Posted Thursday April 28 at 12:51pm
NAFEMS will host Designer-Oriented Simulation: Putting Simulation Upfront on 30-31 May 2002.

This online seminar will give you an overview of how bringing simulation upfront can give you the edge and explore the inherent challenges and pros & cons of this approach.
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AMD EPYC Processors Deliver Competitive Advantage to Mecedes-AMG Petronas
Posted Thursday April 21 at 6:51pm
AMD and the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One (F1) Team showcased how AMD EPYC processors improved aerodynamics testing capacity, contributing to the Mercedes-AMG Petronas team winning its eighth Constructors’ Championship in the 2021 racing season. By using AMD EPYC processors, the team was able to achieve a 20 percent performance improvement [pdf] for computational fluid dynamics (CFD) workloads that were used to model and test aerodynamic flow of their F1 car.
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Cadence Launches Fidelity CFD
Posted Thursday April 21 at 4:39pm
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. ushered in a new era of performance and accuracy for multiphysics simulation with the launch of the Cadence® Fidelity™ CFD Software, a comprehensive suite of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) solutions for multiple vertical markets, including automotive, turbomachinery, marine, aerospace and others.

Fidelity CFD introduces a next-generation flow solver featuring high-order numerics, scale-resolving simulations and massive hardware acceleration, which together boost performance and accelerate turnaround time without sacrificing accuracy.
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Price/Performance Analysis of CFD on AWS
Posted Monday April 18 at 2:9pm
In the article Simcenter STAR-CCM+ price-performance on AWS, AWS engineers have evaluated automotive and aerospace industry relevant cases to determine the performance and costs of the simulations.

The benchmarks spanned mesh sizes between 17 million and 147 million cells which covers the typical range of case sizes by Simcenter STAR-CCM+ customers.
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Siemens Gamesa Uses ML Digital Twin for Wind Farm Optimization
Posted Thursday March 24 at 9:52am
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is working with NVIDIA to create physics-informed digital twins of wind farms — groups of wind turbines used to produce electricity.

The company has thousands of turbines around the globe that light up schools, homes, hospitals and factories with clean energy. In total they generate over 100 gigawatts of wind power, enough to power nearly 87 million households annually.
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Verification and Validation in Engineering Simulation
Posted Tuesday March 22 at 8:12pm
Engineering simulation plays an increasing role in industry’s search for competitiveness and technology based innovation at any stage of the design, qualification and certification of their products. Key decisions and product qualification/certification increasingly rely on virtual tests and computational simulations, creating a major paradigm shift in which the objective of physical tests is progressively moving from a demonstration of compliance to a reference for simulation validation.

NAFEMS will conduct the 2.5 day course Verification and Validation in Engineering Simulation on May 10-12.
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Optimizing Engineering Workflows for Propulsion System Design
Posted Friday March 18 at 7:15am
Join ADT & PADT, Inc. on April, 12th at 5 PM BST (9 AM PDT) for our upcoming webinar on Optimizing Engineering Workflows for Propulsion System Design with Ansys, Flownex, and TURBOdesign Suite.

The Space race has begun again, driven by demand for low Earth orbit 5G satellite constellations, Space Tourism, Defense systems, and even the colonization of Mars. And with it, the intense pressure to innovate faster.
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Simulation World 2022
Posted Wednesday March 16 at 5:12pm
It's back! Join ANSYS at Simulation World to discover how simulation enables creators to explore limitless possibilities and take advantage of digital transformation opportunities.

Simulation World 2022 is the first in a series of events planned for this year designed to inspire and educate executives, engineers, R&D, and manufacturing professionals about how engineering simulation strategies are helping innovators Take a Leap of Certainty to bring their world-changing ideas to life.
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Sauber Group F1 Partnership With Accelleron Includes CFD Project
Posted Monday February 28 at 10:19am
Sauber Technologies and Alfa Romeo F1 Team ORLEN have joined forces with high-performance engineering brand Accelleron, to exchange insight, principles and processes that will support innovation across all three organisations.

Accelleron is the brand name for ABB Turbocharging, a global leader in heavy duty turbocharging for diesel and gas engines, providing sustainable and reliable power to the marine, energy and rail sectors. The partnership will focus on technical collaboration between Accelleron and Sauber Technologies, while Accelleron also becomes an official partner of Alfa Romeo F1 Team ORLEN in the FIA Formula One World Championship.
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Researchers Produce Detailed Simulation of Heart Valve Flow
Posted Thursday February 10 at 8:46pm
Researchers at Rice University in the US and Waseda University in Japan have collaborated to simulate flow through a working ventricle-valve-aorta geometry.

In this research, Tayfun Tezduyar, Prof. Mechanical Engineering at Rice University, and his colleagues at Waseda University in Japan tackled what he said is one of the toughest problems in biomechanics: a way to accurately characterize the flow of blood around and through the heart’s valves, taking into account the flow details near the surfaces of the valve’s three leaflets along the way.
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The Data Center Digital Twin
Posted Tuesday February 8 at 7:51pm
In A deeper look at the digital twin, Sherman Ikemoto, Managing Director of Future Facilities, covers the history of Computational Fluid Dynamics and what it means for data center simulation.
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How Buro Happold, FLSmidth, and Rimac Automobili Moved Their CFD Simulations to the Cloud
Posted Sunday February 6 at 7:30pm
If you are in the middle of your corporate digital transformation journey, and you are aiming to also include your Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) environment, you might consider CFD in the Cloud too.

But moving HPC workstations, servers, and applications to the cloud yourself requires expertise, people, and time, and trying this yourself might come with high risk.
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AZORE® CFD Takes the Stage With Its New Release
Posted Friday February 4 at 1:21pm
The latest release of the exciting new CFD software, AZORE® 2022R1, contains a host of incredible features that will make you think twice about your current software package for CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics).

Azore has always had high performance computing that competes with the most expensive CFD options on the market. But now, Azore also offers a novel way to tap into the solution data even while the solver is running.
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NextSim to Develop Extreme-Scale CFD Tools
Posted Tuesday February 1 at 9:14pm
The NextSim Project, funded by the European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking and supported by the research and innovation programmes of Spain, France and Germany, is working to develop the next generation of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) tools for extreme-scale parallel computing platforms. The tools will enable the aerospace industry to solve problems currently out of reach within the constraints of balancing accuracy versus computational load.
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Toyota Drastically Reduces Simulation Time with Automatic CFD Pre-Processing
Posted Thursday January 27 at 6:31pm
Cadence CFD and Toyota Motor Europe will host Toyota Drastically Reduces Simulation Time with Automatic CFD Pre-Processing on Wednesday February 16th.

What if you could just eliminate the huge amount of manual work it requires to create a detailed, watertight model of a complete vehicle, ready for CFD simulation from the start? In this live webinar, Antoine Delacroix, Vehicle Performance Engineer R&D at Toyota Motor Corporation, demonstrates how they do it. Join us and ask him or our Cadence expert any questions you may have.
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