The Connector

The Connector was our email newsletter until 2017. This archive includes articles about CFD mesh generation using software from Pointwise, software releases, events, customer and partner CFD applications, and tips to keep you productive.

July / August 2015

Welcome to Let's Talk Meshing's #TutorialTuesday


Welcome to Let's Talk Meshing's #TutorialTuesday

Pointwise releases a new video tutorial every Tuesday. To be notified when one is released follow @Pointwise on Twitter and look for #TutorialTuesday. This article explains more about #TutorialTuesday and other ways to become a Pointwise expert.


Direct Numerical Simulation of Woodwind Aeroacoustics

Hiroshi Yokoyama, Akiyoshi Iida, Toyohashi University of Technology



Researchers at Toyohashi University of Technology in Japan have used detailed DNS calculations of the flow through a recorder to better understand its sound generation mechanisms and give guidance for future instrument designs.


Musings on AIAA Aviation 2015

By John Chawner



The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics held its Aviation 2015 conference 22-26 June in Dallas, Texas. Pointwise president John Chawner participated and provides his perspectives here. Warning, they may be biased towards grid generation.


Supersonic Jet in Crossflow Analysis with Pointwise and CFD++

Amar Potturi, Scientist, Metacomp Technologies, Inc.



Pointwise and CFD++ were used to analyze a jet in supersonic crossflow. Together they were able to provide appropriate modeling for accurate results on this relatively simple geometry with complex flow physics with shock waves and viscous effects.


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