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Altair SIMSOLID Walkthrough
For this overview, Tony Abbey says he was was able to explore design configurations very rapidly—and this prompted further exploration into alternative configurations such as an integral fitting.
Trust the mesh generated by the software, or take a proactive approach?

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Achieving Top Quality and Speed, in Simulation for Crash Test Dummies
Designing occupant friendly interiors that meet requirements in both safety and style, necessitates the extensive comprehension of models’ behavior in crash.


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Honda Demonstrates a Major Breakthrough in CAD Preparation and Meshing Speed
Honda streamlines CFD simulation utilizing NUMECA AutoSeal technology.
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Editor’s Pick: Next-Gen Parallel Meshing Speeds CFD Prep 30x 
Siemens Simcenter STAR-CCM+ 2020.1 said to be “rewritten from the ground up for parallel performance.”
nPower Software Partners with Thor3D
Partnership opens opportunity for companies to bundle the Cyborg3D MeshToCAD software with the Thor3D hand scanner.
Coreform Acquires csimsoft
High-end meshing technology to enable spline-based simulation.
Editor’s Picks: Sept. 19-25, 2019
One of the picks will be chosen as DE’s Editor’s Pick of the Week.
Pointwise Mesh Generation Software Updated
Software includes the ability to use regular hexahedra instead of unstructured tetrahedra in regions away from the geometry model.
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Editor’s Pick: Conduct Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulations More Efficiently
Nextflow Software introduces Nextflow Studio, which covers the entire CFD workflow from pre-processing to computation and post-processing.
Simulation Transition: Meshing Nuts and Bolts
It’s essential to understand the fundamentals of how to adjust a mesh to obtain accurate and reliable results.
Siemens Releases Latest Version of Parasolid with Convergent Modeling
The release provides new capabilities in model editing and blending, sheet modeling and imprinting, and facet modeling.
Simulation Transition: Meshing and Elements
This month, we look at the array of elements and provide some insight into their application in the world of simulation analysis.
Digimat 2019.0 Democratizes Light-weighting Crash Simulation
Support for new material systems, part performances, lifetime predictions and addition of a strong interface to MaterialCenter in this release.
Pointwise Adds Native Interface to Design Software ESP
Although it's mostly a maintenance release, it includes new geometry model importa and user interface updates.
Editor’s Picks: February 28 to March 6, 2019
One of the picks will be chosen as DE’s Editor’s Pick of the Week.
Use of CF-MESH+ and OpenFOAM Helps Solve Turbulent Flow Simulation Around DrivAer Vehicle
CF-MESH+ is a fully automated CFD meshing software solution that features capabilities for mesh generation in arbitrary complex geometries.
Altair Highlights Latest Technologies at Hannover Messe 2019
Showcase highlights to include a technology demonstrator for predictive maintenance and a digital twin integration platform.



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