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Can Cows Fly? FloEFD Investigates. Part 1 – Only in the Mooovies

It has been observed that cows tend to stand with their rumps facing the oncoming…

Top 7 FloTHERM V11 Features – #1: Joule Heating

FloTHERM V11 is now released and contains a wealth of interesting and useful features. In…

A Couple of Other Electronics Thermal Blogs…

Blogs are a great outlet if you are passionate about a subject. I’ve been running…

What’s the Fastest Way to Dry Your Hands? FloEFD Explains…

I haven’t got very big hands, quite the opposite in fact, so it’s not as…

The Boston Tea Party

Holiday themed simulation blogs are very de rigueur of late so I thought I’d jump…

Organically Grown 3D Printable Heatsinks – Part 4: A Fully Automated Methodology

The additive design methodology itself is quite straightforward. It is however highly repetitive. Perform a…

Organically Grown 3D Printable Heatsinks – Part 3: Smoothing the Edges

The shape of the small piece of geometry that is added so as to successively…

Organically Grown 3D Printable Heatsinks – Part 2: Trunks and Branches

Adrian Bejan’s Constructal Law states: “For a finite-size system to persist in time (to live),…

Organically Grown 3D Printable Heatsinks – Part 1: A Simple Iterative Procedure

This is what a typical extruded fin heatsink looks like. It’s made of metal and…