Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) is the use of applied mathematics, physics and computational software to visualize how a gas or liquid flows around or interacts with an object. It is based on principles that describe how velocity, pressure, temperature, and density of a moving fluid interact.
Latest in Computational Fluid Dynamics CFD
ANSYS Fluent Sees Major Update
The latest ANSYS Fluent release introduces new technologies aimed at making CFD analyses easier, more accurate and faster.
Pointwise Offers CFD Mesh Generation Software
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NUMECA Has Acquired Flowkit
This acquisition comes two years after NUMECA and Flowkit signed an exclusive partnership for the industrial exploitation of the Lattice...
NUMECA Acquires FlowKit
With acquisition of FlowKit, NUMECA expands its LB based multiphysics applications.
ANSYS Version 19.2 Released
The latest generation of Pervasive Engineering Simulation solutions spurs productivity, efficiency and accuracy for every application.
Pointwise’s CFD Meshing Software Updated
This new release from Pointwise includes the ability to customize the near-wall mesh for accurate and efficient boundary layer resolution.
What is Frontloading CFD?
Gain insights on a hot trend in engineering. FloEFD for Creo enables users to boost productivity and design quality by...
Winds of Change Hit Aerodynamics Testing
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QuickerSim CFD Toolbox for MATLAB Version 2.3 Released
A key feature of the latest release from QuickerSim is a memory efficiency upgrade.
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