The goal of NASA's Quiet Aircraft Technology (QAT) program is to reduce perceived aircraft noise by 50 percent in 10 years and by 75 percent in 25 years, using 1997 levels as the baseline. Jet exhaust is a strong contributor to perceived noise during aircraft takeoff.
Glyph, Pointwise's scripting language speeds your mesh generation by automating repetitive tasks. There is not time to cover all that scripting has to offer in our standard training classes so Pointwise is offering a special Glyph training class 20-22 March 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas, to cover the techniques for developing efficient scripts.
The nearly 100 attendees were the largest ever for the Pointwise User Group Meeting and included engineers from across the U.S., Asia, and Europe. Attendees previewed the upcoming Pointwise Version 17 release and got hands-on experience with a prerelease of the software during a full day of training on the first day of the meeting.
William Engblom, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) participated in the Pointwise Teaching Partnership during the 2010-11 academic year to facilitate education of mechanical and aerospace engineering undergraduate students in the science and art of grid generation for modern computational fluid dynamics (CFD).
Weir American Hydro is a leading supplier and installer of hydroturbines and pumps for hydroelectric power generation. They have a particular strength in improving the efficiency of existing power stations.