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November 2005 edition

Small player cast among the giants for software development project

TranscenData has been selected to join a consortium including Airbus UK, BAE and Southampton and Swansea universities, to develop aerodynamic modelling tools for designing more fuel-efficient and quieter aircraft.

It forms part of the CAST 2 project, which will see the development of more advanced engineering tools such as computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and computational aero acoustics (CAA).

TranscenData, which specialises in data interoperability, has joined the project to develop a new meshing strategy to achieve accurate results from the CFD and CAA analysis.

Geoffrey Butlin, ceo of TranscenData Europe explained: “CAD to CAE compression has become a major stumbling block for many engineering industries that increasingly rely on computational analysis. We look forward to applying ou....

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