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    March 25th, 2021

    Amongst other improvements, this new release includes:

    Limitless NonLinear Harmonic method with the rank-N

    The NonLinear Harmonic method is a unique feature of FINE™ that has quickly become a staple among turbomachinery design engineers. It provides accurate modeling of periodic unsteady disturbances throughout a turbomachine – information typical of URANS simulations, but now several orders of magnitude faster.

    AutoGrid5™ – a new approach for impellers with blunt blades

    Most impellers are built using a traditional subtraction manufacturing process: a milling machine uses a cutting tool to form the blade surface in one or more passes. This technique allows for high flexibility and quality of the finished part, but each blade has to be defined by a relatively large fillet radius and a trimmed profile. The newest mesh topology in AutoGrid5™ accurately replicates the fillet’s and blade’s actual geometry, without sacrificing mesh quality thanks to the so-called “butterfly” topology. The trailing edge of the impeller is connected to the next block by a non-matching connection to prevent distortion of cells downstream of the trailing edge.

    FINE™/Agile 16.1

    Includes the latest release from Concepts NREC (version 8.9), with numerous improvements and fixes for a better preliminary and detailed design

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    January 20th, 2021

    ac&e’s partner NUMECA International, a leader in computational fluid dynamics (CFD), mesh generation, multi-physics simulation and optimization has entered into an agreement with Cadence Design Systems to become part of their group. The addition of NUMECA’s technologies and talent supports the Cadence® Intelligent System Design™ strategy and broadens its system analysis portfolio with CFD solutions, servicing a fast-moving market segment where accuracy, reliability and predictability are paramount concerns for high-fidelity modeling. Read the rest of this news »


    November 18th, 2020

    Speed-up your most complex simulations with FINE™/Open’s v10.1 update.  FINE™/Open is NUMECA’s powerful CFD Flow Integrated Environment dedicated to Multiphysics.  Read the rest of this news »


    November 2nd, 2020

    Official release OMNIS™ 4.2
    Leverage the new coupled pressure-based solver.
    Born from the exclusive joint-venture between NUMECA and coupledNumerics, the new OMNIS™/Open-PBS widens the range of applications with fast and robust convergence for low-speed and incompressible flows.  more


    October 10th, 2020

    RELIABILITY – SPEED – USEABILITY

    Experience the power of NUMECA International’s OMNIS™ technology with application-dedicated CFD solutions for turbomachinery, marine, external aerodynamics, thermal management, combustion, acoustics… through a series of compelling demonstrations with real-life examples.

    Discover plenty of exciting new technologies, including:

    • a brand new pressure-based solver for ultra fast Conjugate Heat Transfer (CHT) calculations and low speed flows
    • a new particle based Discrete Element Modeling (DEM) solution
    • a revolutionary pre-processing tool
    • and so much more

    Featuring a dynamic mix of interactive panel discussions with industry experts, NUMECA technology presentations and hands-on training in the cloud, connect and learn about the latest trends influencing your industry and expertise.

    Join this exciting CFD summit and increase your productivity


    June 23rd, 2020

    ac&e’s partner DATADVANCE, an independent engineering software developer specialized in engineering process automation, design space exploration and predictive modeling, announces the release of pSeven Enterprise– an AI-powered true cloud solution to collaboratively design the best products faster.

    pSeven Enterprise comprises, extends and democratizes the design space exploration and predictive modelling functionalities of pSeven platform by DATADVANCE.


    June 22nd, 2020

    Discover the advantages of the newest version of FINE™/Acoustics, NUMECA’s integrated simulation suite for Aero-Vibro-Acoustics.

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    March 27th, 2020

    ac&e is pleased to announce its distribution partnership with DATADVANCE, an independent software vendor specialising in the development of predictive modelling, design space exploration and process integration software, called pSeven.

    pSeven is a software platform that provides advanced tools for Design Space Exploration packaged in an easy-to-use graphical user interface.  pSeven allows even non-maths experts to solve challenging engineering problems and discover optimal designs just in a few clicks.  Worldwide leaders in aerospace, automotive and other industries have already implemented pSeven and pSeven Core in the design processes to boost their engineering capabilities.

    DATADVANCE has an operational office in Toulouse, France (DATADVANCE SAS) and a strong R&D team in Moscow, Russia (DATADVANCE LLC).