Engineering Workshop: Automation & Optimization for Modeling Vehicle Thermal Management Applications

Engineering Workshop: Automation & Optimization for Modeling Vehicle Thermal Management Applications

Date and Location
Vehicle Thermal ManagementFebruary 21, 2013, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM: Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel, 21111 Haggerty Rd., Novi, MI

This workshop will cover the latest technology advancements for solving modern design and analysis challenges related to vehicle thermal management.

Presenters will investigate advances in the field of heat transfer, energy management, comfort and the efficient management of thermal systems within the vehicle. 


Event Agenda:

08:00 AM - 09:00 AM   Registration and continental breakfast
09:00 AM - 09:15 AM   Introductions
09:15 AM - 10:15 AM   Today's state-of-the-art simulation for vehicle thermal management
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM   Case study example presented on vehicle heat protection
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM    Break
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM    Applications of Thermal Component Predictions
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM    Lunch
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM    Automating vehicle thermal management
  • Improved integration with CAD
  • Efficient surface preparation
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM    Live Demonstration: Applied vehicle thermal management techniques  
02:30 PM - 03:30 PM    Automation & optimization using STAR-CCM+ and Optimate including live demonstration
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM    Wrap-up and seminar close


Demonstrations will highlight how the process for setting up a full three-dimensional analysis, and techniques for evaluating and optimizing particular components in a design before building and testing prototypes

We look forward to seeing you at the event!

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