Utilize CFD for Wind Load Estimation on Offshore Platforms
Offshore platforms are designed considering the effects of wind loads on the structure, to ensure its safety and reliability.
Read More | Posted by: Mehul Patel | Posted on: November 16th, 2016
Getting Valuable Answers through CFD Simulations
Most often, computational fluid dynamics (CFD) is seen as a replacement tool against experimental investigations. Engineers try to calibrate the results...
Read More | Posted by: Mehul Patel | Posted on: April 22nd, 2015
The Need to Revolutionize CFD Capabilities for Future Aircraft Simulations
Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) has remained a vital tool for aircraft design assessment ever since its inception. Its use has already brought a paradigm shift in the aircraft design process. However, since past decade, the advancements in this technology has reached a stagnation point as RANS methods have become
Read More | Posted by: Mehul Patel | Posted on: February 11th, 2015
Simulation Explains How A Sneezing Person in an Airplane Can Make You Sick
One of the leading commercially available simulation software from ANSYS helps in determining the fluid flow behavior for various engineering applications. Engineers utilize these simulation tools to optimize aircraft wings for optimum lift and drag in the air, or improve the performance by reducing aircraft weight.
Read More | Posted by: Mehul Patel | Posted on: January 28th, 2015
CFD Simulations to Save Lives
The potential of CFD simulations is increasingly being exploited in many modern engineering fields. However, the use of CFD techniques is more restricted to manufacturing domains, to study and optimize the performance of equipments and systems involving fluid flows. Yet, recent advancements in scanning and computing technologies have opened a whole new set of opportunities […]
Read More | Posted by: Mehul Patel | Posted on: January 21st, 2015
Controlling Pressure Drop in Industrial Valves Using CFD
Controlling fluid flow through valves is a common phenomenon in industries using fluid streams for processing purposes. The use of valves and tube fittings however increases the chances of pressure drop in fluidic systems, which is undesirable especially in cases where high pressurized fluid flow is desired at the outlet. It is important therefore to […]
Read More | Posted by: Mehul Patel | Posted on: January 15th, 2015