Fluid Dynamics Technology Tips

Demos, Webinars and Articles to Make the Best Use of CFD Technology

Designing High-Quality Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) Cooler with CFD – Simulating Wall Boiling
Check this Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) cooler Tech Tip to discover how computational fluid dynamics technology from ANSYS is essential in developing high-quality EGR systems in which coolant boiling does not affect a system's reliability.
 
Optimizing Solid Distribution in Continuous Stirred-Tank Reactor
Review this continuous stirred-tank reactor Tech Tip to discover how computational fluid dynamics technology from ANSYS is essential in optimizing the solid distribution in the tank. This is critical for applications like crystallization, dissolution, catalyst processes, etc.
 
Simulating the Performance of Solid Cyclone Separator
Review this gas cyclone separator Tech Tip to discover how computational fluid dynamics technology from ANSYS is essential in determining the performance of particles separators: for example, separators pressure drop performance.
  Separator particles residence time
Simulating Mixing Tank and Bioreator Performance
Check this Tech Tip to discover how computational fluid dynamics technology from ANSYS can be key in ensuring that the design of a mixing tank reaches engineering goals like minimizing mixing or blend time, or minimizing cell damage in bioreactors.
  Definition of mixing tank geometry
Simulating Gear Lubrication: Accurately Predicting Oil Flow Pattern, Temperature and Churning Losses
Review this gear lubrication Tech Tip to discover how computational fluid dynamics technology from ANSYS can be key in ensuring that gears are properly lubricated and that system temperature does not exceed critical limits.
  Gear box with high-quality mesh for cfd anaylsis
Solving Complex Combustion Challenges - From Air-Fuel Mixing to Pollutant Emissions
Check out this Tech Tip on gas turbine combustion technology and discover how CFD is used to predict flame location, temperature distribution and pollutant emissions.
  Combustion is everywhere
Marine and Offshore CFD Simulation - Hydrodynamics and Wave Impact Analysis
Read this marine and offshore tech tip to learn how to use CFD simulation to predict a ship's hydrodynamics, wave impact on offshore platforms, and green-water phenomena (when water ships onto boat decks or offshore platforms).
  Marine and Offshoure CFD Simulation
Reliable Turbomachinery Blade Design with Aeromechanical Simulation
Check out this turbomachinery aeromechanical tech tip to learn how to use CFD simulation in assessing performance of compressors blades, ensuring that no vibration occurs, and determining flow stresses on the blades.
  Reliable Turbomachinery Blade Design with Aeromechanical Simulation
Meshing Large and Complex Geometries with ANSYS Fluent
Read this tech tip to find out how to mesh large and complex models using ANSYS Fluent meshing. There's information on the ANSYS advantages: automatic geometry corruption fix, high-quality wrapping to capture complex geometry and parallel meshing.
  Meshing Large and Complex Geometries with ANSYS Fluent
Accurate Electric Motor Performance with Multiphysics Simulation
Check out this tech tip to learn how to leverage CFD simulation to assess electric motor performance by predicting the thermal and electromagnetic motor behavior.
  Accurate Electric Motor Performance with Multiphysics Simulation
Do Not Remesh. Morph Instead.
Review the tech tip about morphing technology. You'll learn that when studying and simulating variations of a given geometry, you don't need to spend time meshing each and every geometrical variation! The tech tip shows how to create the initial mesh and morph it to all geometrical variations, thanks to RBF-Morph, a solution from an ANSYS partner.
  Do Not REmesh - RBF-Morph Instead
Smart Shape Optimization with the ANSYS Adjoint Solver
Check out this tech tip to find out how to leverage adjoint solver technology. It automatically optimizes the shape of a design to reach product goals, like drag reduction, pressure drop minimization, heat exchange maximization, etc.
  Accurate Electric Motor Performance with Multiphysics Simuation
Simulating Turbulence Accurately and Efficiently
Read this tech tip to learn which turbulence model is best for your specific application. You'll also get tips and best practices for performing scale-resolving simulations — like LES.
  Simlating Turbulence Accurately and Efficiently