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How we design.. CFD and Heatsinks, the design process and moving towards Isight

Posted by Laurence Marks


So just how do you design with simulation? Essentially the same way you design anything. I really doubt that anyone sketches out their latest offering, just once, details it, gets it made in significant numbers, then sits back whilst the cash rolls in and the plaudits of an incredulous world provide the stimulus for the next project. I’m currently reading “Surely You’re Joking Mr Feynman” and in that amazing book he says that solving problems is about persistence. Problem solving, and what's design if it isn’t 3D problem solving, is about persistence, and through that persistence building up an understanding. Design through understanding – nice idea.

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Abaqus 6.13, whats new, and the roller coaster of ride of technical development. SCC 2013 - Post 2

Posted by Laurence Marks

I'm not a great fan of the term "comfort zone". But if I were to visualise mine it wouldn't exactly be stretching out in front of me, graced by herds of wildebeest sweeping majestically. There is a reason for that.

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