Pointwise Schedules Gridgen Training for 2002

FORT WORTH, TX (28 September 2001) – Pointwise today released the schedule for its Gridgen Training courses for the remainder of 2001 and all of 2002. The courses, free to Gridgen licensees, consist of two day Gridgen Basic Training and an optional one day Gridgen Advanced Training. Pointwise will also offer one day courses on Gridgen Version 14, the soon to be released software, as demand dictates.

Gridgen Training Schedule

  Basic Advanced
Nov 2001 06-07 08
Jan 2002 08-09 10
Mar 2002 19-20 21
May 2002 07-08 09
Jul 2002 16-17 18
Sep 2002 17-18 19
Nov 2002 05-06 07

Gridgen Basic Training is a two-day, complete, start-to-finish walkthrough of the entire Gridgen system from using the GUI to exporting grids formatted for CFD solvers and everything in between including setting defaults and tolerances, importing geometry models and grid data, creating geometry and grid entities, customizing grids for CFD solvers, exporting data, verifying grid quality, using utility features, and applying the various grid methods.

Gridgen Advanced Training is a one-day, in-depth course that covers Gridgen's most powerful, advanced features and strategies for dealing with common meshing challenges. The course has been designed for experienced Gridgen users who want to come up to speed on the latest tools and techniques. The course covers handling difficult geometry models, creating complex grid topologies, and automation techniques.

Pointwise, Inc. is solving the top problem facing engineering analysts today: mesh generation for computational fluid dynamics (CFD). Large manufacturing firms and research organizations worldwide use Pointwise's Gridgen software and services to create the “digital geometry” that enables computer simulation of a product's performance in a fluid environment. Further information on Gridgen can be obtained from Pointwise's website, http://www.pointwise.com.

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