Energy Efficiency: A Universal Challenge
Turbomachinery engineers design diverse systems for many industries — but they face the shared challenge of maximizing efficiency. ANSYS software supports them in developing next-generation solutions.
Simulation in the News
A roundup of media articles on engineering simulation.
Gearing Up for the Future
Increasing demands for efficiency are only the beginning; turbomachinery engineers are working diligently to improve every aspect of system performance.
Force of Nature
As a leader in the global hydropower industry, ANDRITZ HYDRO has built a reputation for product quality, design robustness and innovation. Head of R&D Engineering Methods Mirjam Sick discusses how engineering simulation has supported the company’s groundbreaking design efforts for the past 25 years — and looks toward the future of simulation in her industry.
Pushing the Envelope
CFD simulation contributes to increasing the operating envelope of a centrifugal compressor stage.
1, 2, 3 Turbocharged Efficiency
Specialized advanced simulation tools optimize turbochargers for increased power and fuel efficiency.
Heart to Heart
Multiphysics systems simulation leads to better understanding of a smaller artificial heart design.
On the Fast Track
Ferrari pushes the limits of simulation in improving aerodynamic performance of racing cars.
Window of Opportunity
Robust design optimization ensures high-quality window mechanisms over a wide range of applications.
Safe Automobile Controls
Subaru uses SCADE software to develop safe and reliable electronically controlled circuits and systems for hybrid electric vehicles.
Designing for Real-World Repairs
Linear and nonlinear structural analyses improve pipeline repair using composites materials.
Design optimization demonstrates the ability to reduce engineering time and increase fatigue life of refrigerant lines on a new generation of scroll chillers.
On Cloud Nine
HPC in the cloud reduces runtime for a complex multiphase CFD model with realistic particle loading from five days to two days.
Accelerating Mechanical Solutions with GPUs
Graphical processing units can be used with ANSYS structural mechanics software to solve large, complex models faster.
Small Systems, Huge Impact
imec is a global hub for advanced micro and nano-electronics research. The company’s director of heterogeneous integrated micro-systems research explains how systems-level simulation at a tiny scale can yield enormous benefits by moving dramatic innovations to market, rapidly and reliably.