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CONVERGE: 10 Years of Perseverance and Success… and Autonomous Meshing!

Published March 20, 2018
A lot of things happened in 2008. There was a financial crisis. China hosted the Olympics. Barack Obama won the US presidency. Sarah Palin could even see Russia from her house! But something else was...

2017: A Year of Global Growth

Published December 18, 2017
In 2017 Convergent Science saw tremendous growth and success in many areas. We now have nearly 100 employees (almost double the 2014 headcount), new clients are using CONVERGE CFD to investigate pumps...

Convergent Science India LLP

Published November 29, 2017
Same Face, New Name Many CONVERGE users in India and Southeast Asia are quite familiar with the magnificently mustachioed Ashish Joshi, who was the head of CEI’s Pune office. Until recently, CEI...

Designing Wind Farms with CONVERGE

Published November 21, 2017
I once saw a wind turbine blade traveling on an open-bed truck on a back country highway. It was more than a hundred feet long, white, smooth, and curved, and it filled me with awe. How very far we ha...

Convergent Science: Not Just Your CFD Vendor, Your CFD Partner

Published October 25, 2017
When you purchase software, there are often many resources to bring you up to speed on its use and application for your industry—manuals, online tutorials, YouTube videos. How often, though, will the...

Aircraft Cabin CFD: Improving Safety and Comfort

Published October 16, 2017
You hauled your heavy bag through the airport, stood in the molasses-slow airport security line, reached your gate just before boarding ends, and rushed aboard. Now, after you’ve crammed your carry-on...

A Bidirectional Spray Modeling Approach: Eulerian-Lagrangian Spray Atomization in CONVERGE 2.4

Published August 31, 2017
In CONVERGE, the standard technique for modeling sprays (such as for liquid fuel injection) employs an Eulerian approach for the continuous fluid domain and a Lagrangian approach for the spray parcels...

Paint Bake Oven CFD

Published August 10, 2017
If you have experience with legacy CFD codes, and have ended up stuck with the task of grid generation, you probably have a laundry list of case setup grievances. I’ll tell you my list: a wide range o...

HCCI Engine Optimization with CONVERGE CFD

Published August 9, 2017
Just this week, Mazda Motor Corporation announced plans to introduce a gasoline compression ignition engine technology deemed SKYACTIV-X into commercial production engines in 2019. Mazda claims that t...

Optimizing a Reduced Reaction Mechanism

Published July 24, 2017
When I cook, it’s typically Indian cuisine and I use about 30 ingredients. I recently got into minimalist baking, and while it’s relatively straightforward to reduce a nine-ingredient macaroon to five...