Surface plot of air speed between heat sink fins in Simcenter Flotherm XT

How to measure flow rate through a heat sink in Simcenter Flotherm XT

Often in a CFD model I want to know about the fluid flow rate passing…

ECXML file format - electronics thermal model (JEDEC JEP181 guideline) & Simcenter Flotherm

What STEP was for CAD, ECXML is for electronics thermal simulation

‘Electronics Cooling eXtensible Markup Language’ (ECXML) is a neutral file format intended to facilitate the…

Virtual THERMINIC 2020 – Siemens sponsors thermal conference

This year THERMINIC 2020, Europe’s premier electronics thermal event, devoted to thermal effects from ICs…

Simcenter Flotherm XT 2020.1 - Chip Array Detailed Thermal Model Generation

Simcenter Flotherm XT 2020.1: What’s new

Learn about the latest in Simcenter Flotherm XT 2020.1 – CAD centric electronics cooling software including enhancements to transient simulation and parametric studies, Chip Array detailed models in Simcenter Flotherm Package Creator and more …

Design. Performance. Lifetime – Insights from Thermal Ohm’s Law

A blog on linkages between design, performance, and lifetime considering thermal Ohm’s law, thermal management of electronics and insight from Wendy Luiten…

Using Water Cooling in Electronics Thermal Management

Water Cooling? Sounds intriguing, but can liquid cooling be an effective method for thermal management…

Are heat pipes any good for my CPU?

When researching improved heat sink design to cool a CPU in a model I am…

Utilizing CFD to analyse a PC Cooling System

Here it is! Inspired by my own PC, I have designed the PC case to…

Creating a CPU from scratch

CPU created in Simcenter Flotherm Package Creator The most important component within a computer is…