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Machine Learning for Automotive Engine Design

Published August 7, 2018
In the last five years, “machine learning” has become a veritable buzzword. From applications as diverse as traffic forecasting and the virtual assistant on your smartphone to genome sequencing, resea...

CONVERGE for Compressors: Proven Tools, New Application

Published June 27, 2018
Computational fluid dynamics tools such as CONVERGE CFD offer the ability to analyze and optimize compressors without the difficulty and expense (both time and money) of generating and testing physica...

Return of an Old Friend: One Engineer’s Thoughts on Tecplot 360

Published May 31, 2018
You may have seen the press release: starting May 31, a version of the Tecplot 360 flow visualization software will be packaged with CONVERGE. No corporate details here–this is an engineer’s viewpoint...

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...