Phil Kinnane | February 9, 2012

I have just been working with getting an ad together for Medical Design Briefs. I wanted to show the readers of this magazine how a new feature in V. 4.2a works. It’s called “Image to Material”, and I wanted to also share it here.

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Bernt Nilsson | February 8, 2012

I bet you share that great feeling most COMSOL users get – the excitement when presenting your latest simulation results to your colleagues! Or is it envy? In either case multiphysics modeling work tends to inspire.

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Fanny Littmarck | February 7, 2012

We have now officially opened our doors to receive abstracts for paper and poster submissions for this year’s COMSOL Conference. This means that if you are interested in presenting your work in either Boston, Milan, or Bangalore now is the time to submit your abstract.

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Fanny Littmarck | February 6, 2012

As many of you may already know, a vast number of multiphysics simulations are based on or have something to do with fluid flow. Oftentimes, convective processes can actually play a bigger part than diffusion processes, for example in chemical reactions or heat flux. A fluid can for instance be set in motion by changing its temperature. We have a pretty neat example of a glass filled with cold water that is placed on a heat source (as seen below). […]

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Phil Kinnane | February 3, 2012

I noticed a lot of activity when I posted the question concerning “FEM vs FVM” in a previous blog post, so I started looking into it a bit. A lot of people went to the COMSOL Discussion Forum thread on the matter, from the blog, which got me thinking that this must be a hot topic out there. How disappointed I was when I typed ‘FEM vs FVM’ into Google and saw that there wasn’t much to sink your teeth […]

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Phil Kinnane | February 2, 2012

I’ve just been working with Roger Pryor, as he gathers material for his new book. Roger wrote a book called “Multiphysics Modeling using COMSOL” a couple of years ago that turned into a good seller. Now he has released “Multiphysics Modeling using COMSOL Multiphysics v.4”. This is the first book I am aware of that showcases Version 4.

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Fanny Littmarck | February 1, 2012

Recently we certified AMD FirePro graphics cards and acknowledged AMD as a COMSOL partner. We are especially excited about this, as we know the importance of excellent graphics cards when simulating models.

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Phil Kinnane | January 31, 2012

An interesting discussion has been going on in the COMSOL Discussion Forum. What is the difference between the Finite Element Method (FEM) and the Finite Volume Method (FVM)?

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Phil Kinnane | January 30, 2012

I’m currently working with images for some marketing material for our Conference. Soon we’ll be sending out the Call for Papers for the 2012 COMSOL Conferences, which will have an image of a solar thermal collector incorporated into it.

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Phil Kinnane | January 27, 2012

I was just reading a news report from the Gustavus Adolphus College in Minnesota. There, Dr. Huber is running a program where seniors perform experiments on cantilever beams and their responses to acoustic waves, both in the air and under water.

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Fanny Littmarck | January 25, 2012

I was looking through our event schedule online and noticed that there were a lot more training courses planned this year than in the past. Then I realized that there is also a new feature on that page where you can download a PDF of the course brochure. Intrigued by these changes, I wanted to find out more.

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