April 18, 2016
CD-adapco, a provider of CFD (computational fluid dynamics) simulation software, has launched STAR-Cast v11.02. This adds casting simulation capabilities to STAR-CCM+.
This release, according to the company, features a new High Pressure Die Casting module for casted part design. Version 11.02 includes the following updates:
Overall improvement of user experience, streamlining the setup of all casting processes.
Reduced turnaround time of casting simulations with a new compressibility feature and smarter determination of number of inner iterations required per time step.
Easier material handling and manipulation, including a brand new material database builder for integration of proprietary materials into the customer’s material database.
For more information, visit CD-adapco.
Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company’s website.