Computational Fluid Dynamics News

There’s no denying that OpenFOAM is revolutionising the CFD industry, providing CFD capabilities to a user base of now thousands of specialist engineers across a huge range of applications and industries. It’s the world’s most widely used general-purpose open source CFD software package – and for good reason. Indeed, our own CFD offering is built.. read more →

23 Feb 2017
February 23, 2017

Catesby Tunnel Gets Planning Approval

Six years after its first conception, planning permission was finally granted yesterday, by Daventry District Council, for the Catesby Aero Research Facility to proceed. TotalSim form part of a collaboration ARP (Aero Research Partners) that put the plan together. This is exceptionally exciting for TotalSim, as the facility will create a world leading test facility.. read more →

Transient CFD simulation of flow around a Triumph motorcyclist. This type of analysis can be used to help minimise the buffeting on a rider and improve rider comfort. read more →

23 Jan 2017
January 23, 2017

The Aerodynamics of a 2017 Formula One Car

On Tuesday 7th February, Ivor Annetts, Project Team Leader at TotalSim will be presenting “The Aerodynamics of a 2017 Formula One Car” This a IMechE event, which is free to attend. 7pm for a 7.30pm start. Engineering & Computing Building, Room ECG-24, Coventry University, Gulson Road, Coventry, CV1 2JH. There is also a Facebook page.. read more →

23 Jan 2017
January 23, 2017

Motorsport Aerodynamic Course

Following the success of our One-Day Motorsport Aerodynamic Course last year, we are pleased to announce we will be running a further course on Friday 10th March at our offices in Brackley, Northamptonshire. The course will be presented by John Iley, Iley Design, Professor Ivor Annetts, TotalSim and Dr Rob Lewis, TotalSim John Iley has.. read more →