Melbourne CFD meetup – photos

Thanks to all for attending our inaugural Melbourne CFD meetup, and to our speakers Gabrian Balelang and Scott Burch! It was so great to see a mixture of industry, university, government agencies. See you on April 3 for the next one!      read more →

Pointwise Monthly Mesh from Applied CCM – January 2019

Here at Applied CCM, we love meshing. In our opinion there’s nothing better than a nice looking mesh, ready to use in our CFD analysis and give it the best chance of good convergence and the most accurate results possible. Applied CCM are the distributors for Pointwise in Australia and this is the first in.. read more →

Melbourne Computational Fluid Dynamics Meetup – 6th Feb 2019

Our inaugural Melbourne Computational Fluid Dynamics Meetup (MCFDM) will consist of two talks on Computational Fluid Dynamics. The agenda is as follows: 5:45pm: Firstly: Arrival, with refreshments available (pizza ordered) for a 6.00pm start. 6.00pm: Next: Speakers (2) 30 mins each for the presentation and questions Speakers: Scott Burch, Garry Rogers Motorsports Topic: V8 Supercar.. read more →

CFD/DEM Conference December 2018 – Review

The 13th International Conference on CFD in the Minerals and Process Industries is a conference held biennially in Melbourne in December 2018, and is supported by CSIRO and Monash University. For the second time, the CFD conference was held in conjunction with the Second International Symposium on Computational Particle Technology. This year’s combined conference had.. read more →

OpenFOAM® Training Course dates for 2019

OpenFOAM® training courses, based in Melbourne have now been released for 2019. Scheduled Dates OpenFOAM® Standard Course This course is suitable for Engineers with little or no prior OpenFOAM® experience. Delivered by using a combination of demonstrations and hands-on experience over a 2 day period. OpenFOAM® Advanced Course This course is suitable for those that have completed the.. read more →

Caelus 8.04 Released

The next major version of Caelus, 8.04, was released today. This release comes with a new Python library, waves library, and several other application and library improvements. Here’s a summary of the new capabilities: Caelus Python Library (CPL) is re-write and major upgrade over the previous Python library provided with Caelus. The library provides utilities for.. read more →

Applied CCM Announces Partnership with DCS Computing

MELBOURNE, AUS and OTTAWA, CAN (01 December 2017) Applied CCM Pty Ltd and Applied CCM Canada have announced partnership agreements with DCS Computing for worldwide sales and support of CFDEM®workbench. “We are pleased to be partnering with Applied CCM Pty Ltd and Applied CCM Canada.” said Christoph Goniva, managing partner of DCS Computing GmbH. “They.. read more →

Caelus 7.04 Released

The next major version of Caelus, 7.04, was released today. This release is the largest release to date with major new capabilities in both the library as well as application-based features. Here’s a summary of the new capabilities: cfMesh, a GPL meshing library from Creative Fields d.o.o. (https://sourceforge.net/projects/cfmesh/) PIMPLE-based incompressible transient solver with Lagrangian particle.. read more →

Caelus v6.10 released

In keeping with the April/October bi-annual release schedule, the next major version of Caelus, 6.10, was released today. We’ll continue to deliver bi-annual releases until at least 7.04 in April of 2017. Efforts continue to be put toward robustness and performance, with attention directed toward the linear solvers in this release. The new preconditioners/smoother are.. read more →

Pointwise V18 Now available

A major new release of Pointwise for CFD mesh generation is now available for download and production use. It includes the biggest change to our core meshing technology since the addition of T-Rex for boundary layer resolving hybrid meshes in 2007. Specifically, you now can: generate quad-dominant surface meshes extrude unstructured hexahedral layers for boundary.. read more →