By Charles Crosby, Resource Ballast Technologies, Cape CFD cc., Cape Town, South Africa
The world's fleet of approximately 45,000 cargo ships transports around 8,000 million tons of cargo per year. What is, perhaps, somewhat less known is that these ships also transport some unwanted hitch-hikers in the form of organisms that get scooped up when ballast water is taken on.
The minimum operating system requirements for Linux users of the Pointwise CFD mesh generation software will be upgraded to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 with the next production release of the product.
By Dr Gregory J. Seil, Practice Leader – CFD, Sinclair Knight Merz, Sydney, Australia
Under its Corporate Enabling Research Program (CERP) initiative for future undersea warfare, the Australian Defence Science & Technology Organisation (DSTO) is investigating submarine concept designs.
Wikki Australia was founded in 2011 by veteran computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeler Dr. Darrin Stephens to service the computational needs of the Oceania region. Dr. Stephens is internationally recognized with a background in modeling a range of complex reacting multi phase flows, in particular developing models for heat transfer and boiling.