Gridgen User Group Meeting 2005

FORT WORTH, TX, (14 March 2005) – Pointwise is pleased to announce the Gridgen User Group Meeting 2005 will be held at the Renaissance Worthington Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas on 25-26 April 2005. The meeting will include special Gridgen training seminars and training activities, presentations by Pointwise staff on new Gridgen developments, user presentations, and exhibits by our partners. This is a good opportunity for computational fluid dynamics (CFD) users to learn about the latest Gridgen features, get a glimpse of future developments, and network with other CFD experts from around the world.

Gridgen training seminars are scheduled for Monday, April 25. The first seminar, Gridgen V15 New Features, is a special training on the newest features in Gridgen. After learning about the latest and greatest in Gridgen, users are invited to choose between two Gridgen training activities, the Glyph Scripting Seminar or the Team Grid Challenge.

Tuesday's sessions will include presentations from the Gridgen user community and from Pointwise staff. We are honored to have Dr. Ted Blacker, the Computational Modeling Sciences Department Manager from Sandia National Laboratories, as our keynote speaker. Dr. Blacker will be speaking on "Sustainable Improvements in Analysis Throughput - a DOE Perspective."

Exhibitors at the Gridgen User Group Meeting in the CFD Gallery & Exhibits include CD-adapco, Fluent, Intelligent Light, Optimal Solutions, and SGI.

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Pointwise, Inc. is solving the top problem facing engineering analysts today: mesh generation for CFD. Gridgen runs on Windows, Linux, Mac and Unix; generates structured, unstructured, and hybrid grids; and interfaces with CFD solvers such as Fluent, STAR-CD, and CFX as well as many neutral formats like CGNS ( Large manufacturing firms and research organizations worldwide rely on Gridgen as their complete preprocessing toolkit. Further information on Gridgen can be obtained from Pointwise's web site,

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