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Aerodynamics are crucial to cycling and teams are continuously searching improvements. Learn how Team DSM embeds science in their quest for lower drag. Read More


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Michael Peinsitt

AVL RACING - Putting AirShaper to the test

Michael Peinsitt
Michael Peinsitt6/15/2021

AVL RACING has over 25 years of experience helping race teams. In this blog, they compare the automated AirShaper approach to their own manual simulation methods Read More


Xerxes Chong Xian

Wind Engineering

Xerxes Chong Xian
Xerxes Chong Xian6/8/2021

Wind strongly influences the design of tall buildings - not just the forces on the building itself but also the windflow patterns around it require proper analysis to ensure safety & comfort. Read More


Matěj Karásek

Flapper Drones - Bio-inspired Flight

Matěj Karásek
Matěj Karásek5/18/2021

Bio-inspired flight draws inspiration from nature to make drones fly using bird-like wings Read More


Wouter Remmerie

Aerodynamic Shape Optimization

Wouter Remmerie
Wouter Remmerie4/22/2021

Adjoint optimization techniques have made it possible to automatically optimize the shape of a vehicle, athlete, plane or drone to improve its aerodynamic performance. Read More


Claudia Jiménez Cuesta

The Oceanbird Wind Powered Vessel

Claudia Jiménez Cuesta
Claudia Jiménez Cuesta4/13/2021

The Oceanbird vessel claims a 90% reduction in emissions through the use of large sails to propel the ship. Is this the future of shipping? Read More


Wouter Remmerie

Vehicle Water Management

Wouter Remmerie
Wouter Remmerie3/30/2021

Vehicle water and dirt management is a key area where manufacturers are investing a lot of resource. Using hydrodynamic and CFD simulations, companies can now model and optimise the behaviour of water flows and dirt particles. Read More


Wouter Remmerie

The Case of the Mercedes EQC Drag Coefficient

Wouter Remmerie
Wouter Remmerie2/16/2021

The Mercedes EQC drag coefficient showed some interesting results when AirShaper CFD simulations were conducted with the car in reverse. What does this tell us about the aerodynamic behaviour of SUV’s? Read More


James Aarestad

Camera Pod Aerodynamics

James Aarestad
James Aarestad1/5/2021

Trains may move in a straight line, but the aerodynamics are very fascinating: tunnel boom, cross-winds, efficiency and more determine their shapes! Read More


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