Stitch in time with Simcenter STAR-CCM+ Surface Repair

        Are you one of those CFD engineers always running up against time with too many finger-crossing moments? Are those moments most frequent at the geometry preparation and vo……

A CFD Story: The Brief History of Formula One Aerodynamics

If you are a casual fan of Formula One it’s likely you may have come across either the phrase “CFD” or “Virtual Wind Tunnel Simulation” in any TV commentary when the sub……

Let’s change the headlines on shipping emissions

International shipping does not often make headlines in the mainstream news. But a meeting of the International Maritime Organization IMO’s MEPC committee last week was being watched by several media……

Driving down the cost of airplane programs requires “Certification by Analysis”

As a frequent traveler, I am often amazed at the safety and efficiency of modern air travel. Flying has become the safest form of transportation and it’s not by accident (no pun intended). The&n……

How Virtual Reality (VR) is changing the way you design, promote and sell

Simcenter STAR-CCM+ Virtual Reality Experience
“Your move, Elon!”   screamed the billboard just outside the Palexpo Convention Center in Geneva, venue of the Geneva International Motor Show ……

Honey I shrunk the Prisms

 
One of the interesting things about internet connected devices, be it a car or your washing machine is that a key benefit is free software updates.  In automobiles you get user interfac……

Simcenter STAR-CCM+ v13.02: What’s New?

The latest release of Simcenter STAR-CCM+ is focused on helping you to engineer innovation.
 
 
 
With v13.02, you will have stronger insight into key influences on your……

STAR-CCM+ VR – who needs it? You do, already.

 
 
In the beginning, there was the CAVE. The CAVE Automatic Virtual Environment, where you could interact with your simulation data in a multi-walled immersive environment. It was firs……

STAR-CCM+ v13.02: Win the race against time!

“ The true currency of life is time, not money, and we’ve all got a limited stock of that ”, says Robert Harris .
 
“Time is what we measure in minutes, hours, days, and years.” Th……