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New Software: Flow Science Releases FLOW-3D v11.2
Posted Fri December 02, 2016 @02:15PM
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News Flow Science has announced the release of FLOW-3D version 11.2, its flagship CFD software known for robustness and accuracy in solving free-surface flow problems.

This release includes major new features, significant advances in solver performance as well as added user convenience features and performance improvements in the user interface. Featured developments include the expanded Particle Model, the new Dynamic Droplet Model and interactive geometry creation.

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Events: NUMECA and Bureau Mauric invite you to a workshop on FINE™/Marine in Marseille
Posted Fri December 02, 2016 @08:46AM
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Announcements NUMECA International is pleased to bring you an exciting workshop on how to significantly cut costs and save time in ship design thanks to our unique, state-of-the-art FINE™/Marine software.

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Events: Unstructured Quad & Hex Meshing Using Pointwise
Posted Wed November 30, 2016 @08:50AM
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Announcements Pointwise will present a webinar entitled, Unstructured Quad & Hex Meshing Using Pointwise on 14 December at 10 a.m. CST (GMT-6).

In this webinar, we highlight four new major features available in Pointwise V18: quad-dominant surface meshing, farfield shape creation, unstructured hexahedral dominant boundary layer meshing, and volumetric sources.

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Events: Generating Aerodynamic Databases with Hydra
Posted Tue November 29, 2016 @05:46PM
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Announcements Tecplot will host How Aerion Technologies Generates Aerodynamic Databases with Hydra: A Framework in Python Using Cart3D, GoCart and Tecplot on December 8th at 10am PST.

Aerodynamic databases are comprised of a large number of CFD runs that when composited together can predict aspects of performance over a variation in operating conditions or design variables.

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Application: 'Corkscrew' Shape of Blood Flow in Heart's Upper Chamber May Signal Lower Stroke Risk
Posted Tue November 29, 2016 @02:34PM
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Application Using specialized CT scans of a healthy heart and one with heart disease, a team of Johns Hopkins cardiologists and biomedical engineers say they’ve created computer models of the “shape” of blood flow through the heart’s upper left chamber that someday may help predict stroke risk.

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Selecting an Appropriate Turbulence Model
Posted Tue November 29, 2016 @12:05PM
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News Engineering.com has published a concise article on the various turbulence models available in commercial CFD software packages. The article lists the various models in use, their theoretical basis, advantages, and disadvantages.

Various empiric or semi-derived turbulence models have been created to help engineers to find the best model to fit their system of study, but this process could take a lot of trial, error and physical testing.

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