CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > CFD News and Announcements > Message Display

CFD News and Announcements - Message DisplayCFD-Wiki

Post Response | Return to Index | Read Prev Msg | Read Next Msg

Pointwise Use Group Meeting 2010 Call for Papers

Posted By: Jan Batts
Date:Mon, 23 Nov 2009, 6:36 p.m.

FORT WORTH, TX (Nov. 23, 2009)—Pointwise has announced a call for papers for its 2010 User Group Meeting on April 13-14 in Fort Worth, TX. Abstracts of 500 words or less are due Jan. 31, 2010.

Presentations should be about computational fluid dynamics (CFD) or other computational analysis for which Pointwise or Gridgen was used for meshing. Past papers have included meshing research papers, unique applications of Gridgen and Pointwise and advanced scripting usage to automate Gridgen and Pointwise.

“This is an excellent opportunity for engineers to share their best projects,” said Dr. Richard Matus, Pointwise vice president of sales and marketing. “We especially are looking forward to presentations focusing on Pointwise.”

Abstracts in plain text, Microsoft Word or PDF formats should be sent to They should include contact information. No formal written paper is required.

An advanced copy of presentations is requested for inclusion in meeting materials. Presentations should be 20 minutes long plus a brief question and answer period.

For additional information, email

Pointwise, Inc. is solving the top problem facing engineering analysts today – mesh generation for computational fluid dynamics (CFD). The company’s Gridgen and Pointwise software generates structured, unstructured and hybrid meshes; interfaces with CFD solvers, such as ANSYS FLUENT, STAR-CD, ANSYS CFX and OpenFOAM as well as many neutral formats, such as CGNS; runs on Windows (Intel and AMD), Linux (Intel and AMD), Mac and Unix, and has scripting languages that can automate CFD meshing. Large manufacturing firms and research organizations worldwide rely on Pointwise as their complete CFD preprocessing solution. More information about Gridgen and Pointwise is available at

Pointwise and Gridgen are registered trademarks and Pointwise Glyph, Gridgen Glyph and T-Rex are trademarks of Pointwise, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective owner.

For more information: Jan Batts 817-377-2807

Post Response

Your Name:
Your Email Address:
If you'd like to include a link to another page with your message,
please provide both the URL address and the title of the page:
Optional Link URL:
Optional Link Title:
If you'd like to include an image (picture) with your message,
please provide the URL address of the image file:
Optional Image URL:
If you'd like email notification of responses, please check this box:
Post Response | Return to Index | Read Prev Msg | Read Next Msg
Go to top Go to top