17/04/2024 - Webinar Enhancing CFD Simulations

17/04/2024 - Webinar Enhancing CFD Simulations

CFD through the lens of supercomputing

Join us in this enginaging webinar as we explore the frontier of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) through the lens of high-performance computing. Liam McManus from Siemens will kick off the event by discussing the advantages of GPU-accelerated CFD with Simcenter STAR-CCM+, focusing on efficiency and performance enhancement.  Following Liam, Monica Ramirez from Daikin and Brecht Devolder from DEME will showcase a practical use case, demonstrating the real-world application and benefits of these advanced computational strategies. Discover how leveraging high-performance computing can transform your CFD simulations. 


12:00-12:05 Welcome

12:05-13:00 Liam McManus | Siemens | Advantages of GPU-accelerated CFD with Simcenter STAR-CCM+, focusing on efficiency and performance enhancement. 
13:00-13:30 Monica Ramirez | Daikin | Maximizing efficiency: Harnessing the power of VSC for CFD analysis by Daikin.

13:30-14:00 Brecht Devolder | DEME | Enhancing sustainable marine solutions and operations by STAR-CCM+ CFD simulations on a supercomputer.


Liam McManus | Siemens 

Liam McManus

In this webinar, Liam McManus, a Technical Product Manager for Simcenter STAR-CCM+, will introduce how GPU-accelerated CFD can reduce the turnaround time of your CFD applications. The talk will provide an overview of the CFD capabilities of Simcenter STAR-CCM+. Liam will then discuss GPU-accelerated CFD, highlighting applications that can currently benefit from this technology, performance benchmarks between CPU and GPU nodes at VSC, and some tips and tricks on maximising GPU performance. 

Monica Ramirez | Daikin

Monica Ramirez Daikin

As a Development Engineer specializing in computational fluid dynamics (CFD) at Daikin Europe, I focus on designing and optimizing HVAC systems to meet energy efficiency, comfort, and sustainability standards. In this webinar Monica will elaborate on Daikin harnesses the power of VSC for CFD analysis. 

Brecht Devolder | DEME

Brecht Devolder

DEME is a leading marine contractor and a front runner in innovation and new technologies. DEME’s vision is to work towards a sustainable future by offering solutions for global marine challenges. Brecht Devolder, expert engineer CFD, will present how DEME utilizes STAR-CCM+ on VSC to make CFD simulations feasible. The presentation will highlight the critical role of VSC in providing the computational power necessary for DEME's advanced CFD simulations, illustrating how these efforts contribute significantly to enhance our sustainable marine solutions and operations.

Practical info

Date: 17th of April 2024 
Timing: 12:00 to 14:00 


Participation is free of charge, but please register for the webinar via this link. 


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