Publications - Intelligent Light and FieldView

Converge SlipSheet teaserPower and Speed for ICE Simulation with CONVERGE CFD and FieldView DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Large data size can make interactive post-processing of ICE simulation results impossible. Saving movies is slow and may not yield all the desired information. In this case, CONVERGE CFD users reduced the data saved from TB to MB and allows true interactive exploration of results using FieldView and XDB workflows.


Visualizing Success: SBIRs Move Software into the Field DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Department of Energy success story describes how Intelligent Light is helping bring the power of VisIt to engineers. VisIt is a visualization program supported in part by the Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR) program in the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science.


Case Study: Three Ways to Use Engineered CFD Workflows to Address Challenges in Automotive Engineering  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Quickly see how and why automotive industry OEMs, consultants, and race teams count on FieldView to help them meet address current industry challenges including:

  • Meeting new, more stringent environmental regulations
  • Getting actionable data fast – Too much data, too little time
  • Keeping engineers focused on value-added engineering.

Working with FLUENT16 data in FieldView - DOWNLOAD   E-Mail Link

ANSYS Fluent 16.0 provides the capability to automatically export results to FV-UNS while maintaining the partitioning established for a FLUENT parallel solution. Use FieldView Parallel to realize substantial time savings from parallel processing. Every FieldView license will support at least 8 processor cores. FieldView Parallel is available for larger systems.


Pushing the Limits of CFD Post-Processing in Automotive Applications with FieldView  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Presentation from VINAS Users Conference (2014) explores state of the art CFD use cases and workflows in the automotive industry. Yves-Marie Lefebvre, FieldView Product Chief.


FieldView XDBs for High Lift Drag Prediction  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Using FieldView XDB Workflows to Analyze High Lift Drag Prediction Workshop Simulations.


Tips & Tricks for OVERFLOW Post-Processsing  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

An OVERFLOW user for many years, Dr. Earl P. N. Duque shares time saving methods for post-processing results including use of on/off-site parallel HPC systems & XDB files.


Slashing Unsteady Data Size with XDB Workflows  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Data Management & XDB workflows reduce the data in unsteady rotorcraft simulations by a factor of 286x – applicable to all unsteady CFD workflows.


NCSA Access Magazine features advanced CFD project.  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

A 5-year project utilizing coupled Eulerian and vortex particle method codes to model rotor and wake interactions. GPU accelerated HPC provides critical computational capacity.


JAXA performs full rocket engine CFD simulation.  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Japanese Aerospace Agency (JAXA) uses FieldView to bring together over 40 different CFD models of rocket engine subsystems to analyze complete engine for first time. -Letter Format


CFD is a competitive advantage for Red Bull F1. - LTR  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Red Bull Racing consistently performs at the top of Formula 1. Learn about the advantage they’ve built using FieldView & CFD workflow engineered to win. - Letter format


CFD is a competitive advantage for Red Bull F1 - A4  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Red Bull Racing consistently performs at the top of Formula 1. Learn about the advantage they’ve built using FieldView & CFD workflow engineered to win. - A4 format


Bicycle Wheel Aerodynamics & CFD Workflow Exec Summary  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Executive summary of a bicycle wheel aerodynamics and CFD workflow study. Recommended for exploring benefits of high-productivity CFD workflows. - A4 Format


Bicycle Wheel Aerodynamics & CFD Workflow Exec Summary  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Executive summary of a bicycle wheel aerodynamics and CFD workflow study. Recommended for exploring benefits of high-productivity CFD workflows. - Letter Format


Bicycle Wheel Aerodynamics & CFD Workflow Whitepaper - A4  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Multi-year CFD workflow and Bicycle wheel aerodynamics study. Recommended for exploring benefits and design of high-productivity CFD workflows. - A4 Format


Bicycle Wheel Aerodynamics & CFD Workflow Whitepaper - LTR  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Multi-year CFD workflow and Bicycle wheel aerodynamics study. Recommended for exploring benefits and design of high-productivity CFD workflows. - Letter Format


Dell cloud services success story - Intelligent Light  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Large & growing datasets met with a need for burst capacity at Intelligent Light. On-demand HPC was easy to utilize & delivered results 20-times faster than in-house workstations.


DYNAMICS Magazine: Bicycle Wheel Simulation  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

"CD-adapco highlights the bicycle wheel work previously presented at their UGMs.


Success with CFD + HPC for Small Manufacturers  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Advanced CFD and HPC Technology for Small Manufacturers. See how one successful company is overcoming obstacles to achieve success and gain a competitive edge.


Presentation from CD-adapco Global User Forum (2012)  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Presentation from CD-adapco Global User Forum (2012) describes in detail relevant metrics from the bicycle aerodynamics studies and includes methodologies and techniques using STAR-CCM+ and FieldView.


AIAA CFD Paper: Aerodynamic analysis of Bicycle Wheel  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

AIAA published paper using DDES simulation of bicycle wheel and fork combinations. Data management reduces time 15-20 fold, and disk usage 30 fold.


AIAA CFD Paper: Aerodynamic analysis of Bicycle Wheel  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

AIAA published paper shows credible & significant differences in wheel designs. Expands CFD data management & workflow automation for Tera-scale data.


AIAA CFD Paper: Aerodynamic analysis of Bicycle Wheel DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

AIAA published paper: Using CFD to explore bicycle wheel aerodynamics. Introduces CFD data management & efficient workflow for Tera-scale data.


Mixing Time Viz  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

AIAA Paper: Mixing Time Visualization for Aerospace Applications. Utilization of automated Poincare analysis for mixing and combustion.


Inspired by fish – Developing a novel aircraft design.  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

Developing a new aircraft design, Team Smartfish GmbH uses FieldView to easily & quickly extract the important engineering information from their CFD.


"CFD - Power to the People"  DOWNLOADE-Mail Link

"CFD - Power to the People" - Chemical Engineering Progress Magazine's article documented the accessibility of CFD and the importance and value of advanced post-processing.