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Almost random SPH Impacts and CEL; to be honest, a filler..

Posted by Laurence Marks

Another one of those weeks which disappear on you. Kicked off with a visit to Cornbury from Al Dean, finished with a heroic drive home through conditions that would have kept Captain Lawrence Oates indoors, and didn't achieve much in between. And added to that I've had to re-schedule the webinar on advanced contact concepts because it clashes with the eagerly anticipated Dassault Systemes Value Selling Kick-off meeting in Amsterdam.

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Smooth Particle Hydrodynamics - taking the plunge

Posted by Laurence Marks

If you watch my talk from last years Develop3D live event (http://vimeo.com/41260708), and yes I know I sound like a frightened used car salesman, I mention that having alternative strategies for solving tricky simulation problems is a useful thing. And as well as a pedalling what I now think is the mistaken view that Hooke knew about non-linearity, I presented a number of SPH solutions. But at the time I hadn't actually run any.

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