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 →

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 →

12 Jul 2016
July 12, 2016

Spray Rails

Ever wondered why the bottom of boats often have steps? read more →

The front wing of a Formula 1 car is without doubt the most complex aerodynamic device in race car design. Its main function is to generate downforce and will typically contribute towards 25-40% (depending on car setup) of overall downforce levels. Since the aerodynamic downforce can exceed five times the weight of the car, the.. read more →

24 Jun 2016
June 24, 2016

Video of the week.

Multiphase VOF simulation of a dam break over the TS logo. All solved in OpenFOAM**. **OpenFOAM® and OpenCFD® are registered trade marks of ESI. read more →

TotalSim are pleased to announce a new partnership with John Iley of Iley Design. read more →

26 Feb 2016
February 26, 2016

Cycling Aerodynamics and CFD

As many of you will know TotalSim have been lucky enough to work with some of the top teams and manufacturers in the world of cycling.  This has ranged from helping manufacturers optimise frame and fork designs to working with teams to minimise drag on their clothing with careful choice of materials and fit. read more →

  • Driving Technological Change held in the 'Drivers Lounge' @ Silverstone.

  • TotalSim's MD Rob Lewis as a guest speaker.

  • Rob answering questions as part of a panel.

  • Jon and Rob with Julia from the NEP.

Last week TotalSim exhibited at the ‘Driving Technological Change’ event, held at Silverstone and organised by the Northamptionshire Enterprise Partnership and 5 other LEPs. read more →

03 Jul 2014
July 3, 2014

New Code Update Released – 2.2.xD

TotalSim are pleased to announce an updated set of codes for their CFD process based around OpenFOAM®** 2.2.x. read more →

CFD analysis of the latest creation from Empire Racing Cars.   Willem Toet – Head of Aerodynamics at the Sauber F1 Team “I was looking for a cost effective solution with fast turnaround times, so I turned to TotalSim.  I’m really glad I did!” To find our how TotalSim can help you with you aerodynamics.. read more →