While CFD is used across the construction industry for analysis and design optimization of an HVAC system, some organizations and individuals have been slow to fully utilize it within their practices, citing restrictions such as cost, unreliability, and inaccessibility. In this article, we examine some of the key advantages for its use and assess how current CFD tools are addressing such concerns.
Mentor Graphics Is Establishing the Award with Miller to Recognize Excellence in System Level Design
March 3, 2015
Mentor Graphics Corp. has announced a call-for-entries for its first annual Don Miller Award for Excellence in System Level Thermo-Fluid Design. Don Miller is the former research director for British Hydromechanics Research (now BRH Group) in the United Kingdom, and author of Internal Flow Systems.