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Flow visualisation of a cavitating hydrofoil as part of a preliminary test validation study for a large numerical and physical research project.

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Blue Economy CRC FundedApril 18, 2019

Pacific ESI welcomes the announcement of the successful Blue Economy CRC and is pleased to be a founding partner. The Blue Economy CRC is a 10-year $ 329 million collaborative research project lead by the University of Tasmania and comprised of 45 domestic and international partners. The Australian federal government contributed $ 70 million for the CRC. According to Blue Economy CRC Research…

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2019 DMTC ConferenceMarch 28, 2019

Pacific ESI were present at this year's Defence Materials Technology Centre annual conference held in Canberra. Our representatives, Damian McGuckin and Allen Chhor, used the conference to catch up with collaborators including Xiaobo Yu from DST Group. The welcome speech at the conference was delivered by the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC, Minister for Defence Industry.

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OpenFOAM v1812 Release WebinarFebruary 01, 2019

OpenCFD Ltd and the ESI Group have just announced that the 28th of February 2019 will be the day for the OpenFOAM v1812 release webinars. There will be two to cover most time zones at convenient times: 8pm 28th February 2019, Sydney (AEDT) – 10am Paris (CET) 4am 1st March 2019, Sydney (AEDT) – 6pm Paris (CET) Registration is free and the webinar will be jointly presented by: Fred Mendonça…

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OpenFOAM Conference 2019 AnnouncementJanuary 21, 2019

The 7th OpenFOAM Conference has been announced for 15-17 October 2019 in Berlin. This is the premier OpenFOAM event across all CFD applications and process integration. It will be extremely valuable for CFD engineers, Managers, IT specialists, Developers and Consultants as well as Researchers and Students. In addition to the call for papers a packed schedule of workshops is already confirmed…

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Seasons Greetings From Pacific ESIDecember 21, 2018

We are extending a huge thanks to all the clients, collaborators and potential future customers that we’ve been involved with over the course of the year. We've had an interesting year and we sincerely hope that you have too. May 2019 be bigger and better for us all. As a light-hearted token from us, we produced a beautiful visual of streamlines around Santa as he travels at Mach 2.5. The fluid…

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2018 Summer Interns Have StartedDecember 18, 2018

Pacific ESI would like to welcome aboard two UNSW Engineering students for summer internship positions, with possible extensions to Honours project supervision. In alphabetical order thanks and welcome to Alex Zhang and Jonathon Zhu. Collectively they will be working on projects related to shock wave simulation of detonation products and submarine simulation and visualisation with SPH codes. In…

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Congratulations to Tom van GilsDecember 10, 2018

Congratulations to Tom van Gils, who undertook his UNSW Industrial Training at Pacific ESI, for his recent graduation. Good luck with your future career! Whatever that may be.

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Damian at PUCA2018December 05, 2018

ESI’s PUCA annual conference was recently held in Japan and Pacific ESI were represented by our managing director Damian McGuckin. Damian presented a joint paper on a collaborative research effort with Dr Gui Wang from the University of Queensland titled: “Improving the Microstructure of a Casting Using an External Field”. Specifically, this paper talked about the implementation of ultrasonics…

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Pacific ESI Website LaunchDecember 05, 2018

We are pleased to announce that Pacific ESI has just launched its new website. We are super excited to have a modern, responsive website that is equally usable across desktop and mobile platforms, yet still highlight our key business areas: Advanced engineering consulting and research services ESI Group software sales and support Training for advanced engineering support and fundamentals Advanced…

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Subs In Schools SupportOctober 29, 2018

Pacific ESI is excited to announce that we have just supplied fluid analysis software and expertise to support the Carlingford High School students who are competing in the Subs in Schools Technology Challenge. One of our Principal Engineers, Dr Peter Brady, is volunteering his time to provide specialist advice and support for flow simulations using the latest ESI software. Pacific ESI believes…

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