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Upgraded CFD Mesh Generation Software Transforms Local Geometric Components to Global Coordinate System
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Upgraded CFD Mesh Generation Software Transforms Local Geometric Components to Global Coordinate System

Pointwise’ Computational Fluid Dynamics Mesh Generation Software is now enhanced with suite of tools for automation of mesh topology creation, mesh types and mesh quality assessment. This software is embedded with Build Blocks techniques for faster volume mesh creation around selected meshes. The Version 18.1 software comes with mesh importers for FUN3D, CFD++, OpenFOAM®, SU2, CRUNCH, ANSYS...

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Meshing Software features native interfaces to CFD codes.
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Meshing Software features native interfaces to CFD codes.

Capable of generating structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes, Pointwise v17.3 R4- includes open source PyFR advection-diffusion solver as native interface. Program also includes support for Engineering Sketch Pad, an open-source, browser-based, constructive solid, CAD system. ESP targets multi-disciplinary analysis and optimization by aiding computation of sensitivity of objective...

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CFD Meshing Software features direct OGA software integration.
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CFD Meshing Software features direct OGA software integration.

Pointwise v17.3 R1 generates structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes; interfaces with CFD solvers as well as neutral formats; runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac; and has- scripting language (Glyph) that can automate computational fluid dynamics (CFD) meshing. In addition to direct integration with overset grid assembly (OGA) software, features include support for PLOT3D, ANSYS Fluent®, STL,...

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CFD Meshing Software generates layers of hexahedral cells.
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CFD Meshing Software generates layers of hexahedral cells.

In Pointwise v17.2 R2, near-wall and near-wake hex layer generation capability has been added to T-Rex- (anisotropic tetrahedral extrusion). Technique extrudes stacks of anisotropic tetrahedra off surface mesh, and post-processing step combines stacks of tetrahedra into either prisms or hexahedra. Other features include native interfaces to Edge and LAURA CFD codes, and updated native...

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CFD Meshing Software offers hybrid hex-tet meshing capabilities.

Pointwise v17.2 computational fluid dynamics (CFD) meshing software generates structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes; interfaces with CFD solvers; and has- scripting language, Glyph, that can automate CFD meshing. Extension of T-Rex hybrid meshing technique, included, lets users generate near-wall layers of hexahedral cells. Along with CGNS, FUN3D, ANSYS Gambit, STAR-CD, and SC/Tetra...

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CFD Meshing Software operates with grid generator.
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CFD Meshing Software operates with grid generator.

Compatible with GridPro grid generator, Pointwise v17.1 R4 can import structured volume grids from GridPro's file format so they can be integrated into Pointwise hybrid mesh or otherwise modified. Program also exports both structured and unstructured surface meshes to GridPro for use as geometry on which GridPro can generate grid. Version 17.1 R4 additionally includes defect corrections, native...

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CFD Meshing Software offers diagnostics, solver interfaces.

Running on Windows, Linux, and Mac, Pointwise v17.1 R3 computational fluid dynamics (CFD) meshing software generates structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes. Features include native interfaces to CFD solvers, such as DoD's Kestrel CFD solver as well as DoE's Exodus II file standard. CAE plug-in API provides users with ability to add their own solver export. Also, software offers fine control...

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CFD Meshing Software meshes boundary layers using fewer cells.

Run on Windows, Linux, and Mac, Pointwise v17.1 R2 interfaces with computational fluid dynamics (CFD) solvers and generates structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes. Included algorithm for agglomerating cells in- hybrid mesh improves reduction in cell count; best reduction achieved during testing was 377 million cell mesh reduced to ~155 million cells. Automated T-Rex hybrid mesh...

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Upgraded CFD Mesh Generation Software Transforms Local Geometric Components to Global Coordinate System
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Upgraded CFD Mesh Generation Software Transforms Local Geometric Components to Global Coordinate System

Pointwise’ Computational Fluid Dynamics Mesh Generation Software is now enhanced with suite of tools for automation of mesh topology creation, mesh types and mesh quality assessment. This software is embedded with Build Blocks techniques for faster volume mesh creation around selected meshes. The Version 18.1 software comes with mesh importers for FUN3D, CFD++, OpenFOAM®, SU2, CRUNCH, ANSYS...

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Pointwise Proposal for High Order Mesh Generation Selected by NASA

FORT WORTH, TX (13 March 2018) - Pointwise's Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II proposal “High Order Mesh Curving and Geometry Access” has been selected for award negotiation by NASA. This two-year, approximately $700,000 effort will advance Pointwise’s current mesh curving technology and permit mixed order meshes and h-p adaptation in a parallel environment. Finite...

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Pointwise Named Small Business of the Year by Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce

FORT WORTH, TX (6-March-2018) - Pointwise received the 2018 Small Business of the Year Award from the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce at Mayor Betsy Price’s Annual State of the City address at the Fort Worth Convention Center on 20 February 2018. John Chawner accepted the award on behalf of Pointwise. Pointwise won in the 11-50 employee category and was chosen from a field of 142 nominees in...

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Woeber, Gantt, Wyman Win AIAA Best Paper Award

FORT WORTH, TX (23 January 2018) - Pointwise engineers Carolyn Woeber, Erick Gantt, and Nick Wyman were presented with the AIAA Meshing, Visualization, and Computational Environments Best Paper award at the 2018 AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition (AIAA SciTech Forum) in Kissimmee, Florida on 9 January 2018. Their paper, AIAA 2017-0363, Mesh Generation for the NASA High Lift Common...

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Meshing Software features native interfaces to CFD codes.
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Meshing Software features native interfaces to CFD codes.

Capable of generating structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes, Pointwise v17.3 R4- includes open source PyFR advection-diffusion solver as native interface. Program also includes support for Engineering Sketch Pad, an open-source, browser-based, constructive solid, CAD system. ESP targets multi-disciplinary analysis and optimization by aiding computation of sensitivity of objective...

Read More »
CFD Meshing Software features direct OGA software integration.
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CFD Meshing Software features direct OGA software integration.

Pointwise v17.3 R1 generates structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes; interfaces with CFD solvers as well as neutral formats; runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac; and has- scripting language (Glyph) that can automate computational fluid dynamics (CFD) meshing. In addition to direct integration with overset grid assembly (OGA) software, features include support for PLOT3D, ANSYS Fluent®, STL,...

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CFD Meshing Software generates layers of hexahedral cells.
Software

CFD Meshing Software generates layers of hexahedral cells.

In Pointwise v17.2 R2, near-wall and near-wake hex layer generation capability has been added to T-Rex- (anisotropic tetrahedral extrusion). Technique extrudes stacks of anisotropic tetrahedra off surface mesh, and post-processing step combines stacks of tetrahedra into either prisms or hexahedra. Other features include native interfaces to Edge and LAURA CFD codes, and updated native...

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CFD Meshing Software offers hybrid hex-tet meshing capabilities.

Pointwise v17.2 computational fluid dynamics (CFD) meshing software generates structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes; interfaces with CFD solvers; and has- scripting language, Glyph, that can automate CFD meshing. Extension of T-Rex hybrid meshing technique, included, lets users generate near-wall layers of hexahedral cells. Along with CGNS, FUN3D, ANSYS Gambit, STAR-CD, and SC/Tetra...

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