Recent Publications/Presentations

2011:

R. Lietz, B. Hupertz, N. Lewington, R. Silveira, C. Taucher, Benchmarking of an Open Source CFD Process for Aerodynamics Prediction of Multiple Vehicle Types, SAE 2011 World Congress, USA, April 12-14, 2011.

2010:

S. Petropoulou, Industrial Optimisation Solutions based on OpenFOAM Technology, ECCOMAS CFD 2010, Portugal, 14th-17th June 2010.

P. Rubio, B. Jacquet and R. Bouwman, Validation of Open Source CFD Methods used for Race Cars, MIRA 2010, UK, 13th-14th October 2010.

2009:

E. de Villiers and K. Laakkonen, Open Source CFD in Practice - A Path to Industrial Scale Application, OpenFOAM® User Day, Finland, 11th February 2009.

M. Islam, F. Decker, E. de Villiers, A. Jackson, J. Gines, T. Grahs, A. Gitt-Gehrke and J. Comas, Application of Detached-Eddy Simulation for Automotive Aerodynamics Development, SAE World Congress, USA, 20th-23rd April 2009.

F. Campos, Application of OpenFOAM® for Automotive Aerodynamics Development, OpenFOAM® Workshop, Canada, 1st-4th June 2009.

F. Campos, A. Jackson and E. de Villiers, Efficient Simulation of Built Environments using Open Source CFD Applications, NAFEMS Worlds Congress, Greece, 19th June 2009

F. Campos, D. Sykes, J. Ferguson, Predicting and Improving the Performance of a Bagless Vacuum Cleaner using CFD, 3rd Ansa & Beta International Conference, Greece, 9th-11th September 2009

2008:

G. Katsaros and  D. Green, Computational Fluid Dynamics and Virtual Design, BeinGrid, Spain, 3rd-5th June 2008.

E. deVilliers, A. Jackson and F. Campos, Aerodynamic Simulations using Vertically Integrated Open Source Solutions, MIRA 2008, UK, 22nd–23rd October 2008.

2007:


S. Poles, P. Geremia, F. Campos, S. Weston, and M. Islam, MOGA-II for an Automotive Cooling Duct Optimisation on Distributed Resources, EMO, Japan, 5th March 2007.

F. Campos, P. Geremia and S. Weston, Robust Design Optimisation of a Cooling Duct using CFD, CD-adapco STAR Conference, London, 19th March 2007.

F. Campos, F. Mendonca, S. Weston and M. Islam, CFD Simulation of Vehicle Soiling, NAFEMS World Congress, Vancouver, 22nd May 2007.

F. Campos, P. Geremia and S. Weston, Fast Robust Design Optimisation of an Underhood Cooling Duct, NAFEMS World Congress, Vancouver, 22nd May 2007.

F. Campos, P.Geremia and E. Skaperdas, Automatic Optimisation of Automotive Design using Mesh Morphing and CFD, ANSA & uETA International Congress – Conference, Halkidiki, Greece, 14th June 2007.

S. Weston and T. Schumacher, Automatic Optimisation of Aircraft Ventilation System Components with CFD, IACC International Aerospace CFD Conference, Paris, 18th June 2007.

C. Othmer, E. de Villiers and H.G. Weller, Implementation of a Continuous Adjoint for Topology Optimisation of Ducted Flows, 18th AIAA CFD Conference, Miami, 25th June 2007.

F. Campos, P.Geremia and E. Skaperdas, Automatic Optimisation of Automotive Design using Mesh Morphing and CFD, EACC European Automotive CFD Conference, Frankfurt, 5th July 2007.

T. Schumacher, S. Weston and E. de Villiers, CFD Simulation of Icing for Internal Flows in Aircraft, SAE, Seville, 24th Septmember 2007.

2006:


S. Weston, Introduction to Automatic Optimisation of Industrial Designs, CD-adapco STAR European Conference, London, 21 March 2006.

F. Campos, S. Weston and T. Schumacher, Automatic Optimisation of CFD Engineered Designs, IMECHE, London, 28 June 2006.

F. Campos, P. Geremia, S. Weston and M. Islam, Automatic Optimisation of Aerodynamic Design using CFD-based Methods, 6th MIRA International Vehicle Aerodynamics Conference, Warwick, 25 October 2006.

F. Campos, F. Mendonça, S. Weston and M. Islam, Vehicle Soiling Simulations, 6th MIRA International Vehicle Aerodynamics Conference, Warwick, 25 October 2006.

F. Campos, P. Geremia, S. Weston and M. Islam, Automatic Optimisation of Aerodynamic Design using CFD-based Methods, modeFRONTIER User Meeting, Trieste, 28th September 2006.

F. Campos, P. Geremia and S. Weston, Fast Robust Design Optimisation of a Cooling Duct, UK ANSYS® User Confernece, Warwick, 4th October 2006.

P. Geremia and D.Green. The Optimisation and Robust Design of Structures, UK ANSYS User Confernece, Warwick, 4th October 2006.

F. Campos, Application of Harpoon and EnSight for Industrial CFD Simulations, SCUK Simulation Conference, Swindon, 17th October 2006.

F. Campos, P. Geremia and S. Weston, Fast Robust Design Optimisation of a Cooling Duct, NAFEMS Nordic Seminar, Gothenburg, 2nd November 2006.

F. Campos, P. Geremia and S. Weston, Fast Robust Design Optimisation of a Cooling Duct, Fluent Germany Forum, Bad Nauheim, 14th November 2006.

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