open source

Open Source or Proprietary Software — What Is Best for Users?

Written by: Radu Crahmaliuc on 16 June, 2017

“Is open source software a reliable alternative to traditional proprietary engineering solutions?” is a question many may ask themselves. Open source is a concept as…

pump design

Pump Design Optimization with Computational Fluid Dynamics

Written by: Radu Crahmaliuc on 26 April, 2017

Pumps are used in many applications and industries, being a vital equipment for any system that deals with water, from heating circulating flows, to consumer or…


10 Piping Design Simulations: Fluid Flow and Stress Analyses

Written by: Radu Crahmaliuc on 7 February, 2017

Piping design is essential for a wide range of applications, from Oil & Gas extraction and transportation, refineries, power stations, HVAC, and cooling systems in…


5 CFD Simulations for Aircraft Design

Written by: Radu Crahmaliuc on 12 January, 2017

Aircraft design is the industry for which engineering simulation was used first, starting a few decades ago. From nanotechnologies and micro-composite materials to futuristic wings…

boat design

Boat Design – Find 5 Collaborative and Ready-To-Use Simulations

Written by: Radu Crahmaliuc on 14 November, 2016

Boat design and shipbuilding is one of the oldest human activities. The entire history of civilization is marked by the human desire to sail, to…

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Why OpenFOAM® Users Should Try SimScale

Written by: Radu Crahmaliuc on 3 October, 2016

OpenFOAM is gaining growing popularity in the engineering simulation world. As an open source solver, it can be used for the majority of classical simulation…


Five Simulation Ideas That Will Make You Smile

Written by: Radu Crahmaliuc on 14 September, 2016

Summer holidays are over for many of us and we are preparing for a new business season, a new school semester or a new research…

HVAC system

HVAC Systems Performance Optimization with CAE

Written by: Radu Crahmaliuc on 12 September, 2016

Performance is a critical issue in any HVAC system design. Experience shows that many times after installing a ventilation or heating system, a number of…