NUMECA User Meeting 2018

Eventrückblick USER MEETING 2018

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User Meeting 2018

NUMECA International and NUMECA Ingenieurbüro are pleased to invite you to the NUMECA User Meeting 2018 taking place in Berlin, Germany on 16–17 October 2018.

The central theme of this edition: “High-Fidelity Simulations – Fast Track to Robust Design”

Get up to speed on the latest developments and witness some of our brand new cutting edge technology such as our Lattice Boltzmann approach, Discrete Element Modelling solution, the unique capabilities of our OMNIS™ platform and much more. Furthermore, you will get the chance to discuss one-on-one with NUMECA experts.



The 2018 NUMECA User Meeting agenda is out now! CLICK HERE for the details.

Keynote Speakers

Rodrigo Correa, Mecklenburger Metallguss GmbH
“Virtual Model Bassin”

Tijmen Maas Geesteranus, Van Oossanen Naval Architects
“How CFD became an integrated Part of our Design Spiral”

Prof. Dr. Marius Swoboda, Rolls-Royce
“Quo Vadis Turbomachinery CFD? A personal Perspective”

Prof. Dr. Damian Vogt, University of Stuttgart, ITSM
“Fluid Structure Interaction and the Non Linear Harmonic Method”

List of Speakers


Why should You be attending?

  • – Learn about the latest advancements and trends in CFD
  • – Gain insights on how NUMECA’s CFD simulation tools can further help you reduce engineering time and come up with better designs at an affordable cost
  • – Listen how key industry leaders take advantage of NUMECA solutions in their design process
  • – Meet with our developers and engineering team to discuss your needs and the future directions of NUMECA software solutions
  • – Network with other professionals in your industry



H4 Hotel Berlin Alexanderplatz
Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 32
10178 Berlin

We keep a limited room option at a reduced rate of 104 € per night (including breakfast), which is available for you with a corporate code on their website. The corporate code will be sent to you together with your ticket.



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Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Wednesday, 17 October 2018


H4 Hotel Berlin Alexanderplatz
Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 32
10178 Berlin

Speaker Announcement


Martina Andrun, FESB
“Analysis of the ventilated flow on a surface–piercing hydrofoil”

Marco Bovio, LeaddingEdge
“Validation of a novel approach to full scale self-propulsion numerical simulations”

Alex Kruijswijk, Royal IHC
“Applications of hydrodynamic ship design with CFD”

Thomas Ceyrowsky, MAN Energy Solutions SE
“Numerical investigation of the circumferential pressure distortion induced by a centrifugal compressor’s external volute”

Edward P. Childs, Concept NREC
“Optimization of a radial compressor at two operating points”

Eloïse Croonenborghs, SINTEF Ocean
“Hull resistance and propulsive coefficients in shallow water with FINE™/Marine”

Jouke de Baar, Damen Shipyards
“An overview of recent CFD applications at Damen Shipyards”

Xin Gao, TU Berlin
“Analysis of the influence of bilge keels on manoeuvring by means of virtual zig-zag test”

Cosmin Katona, Europem
“CFD Numerical modeling and measurement resolution of a rotary kiln application”

W. Keustermans, University of Antwerp
“Modeling nasal cavities with OMNIS™/LB”

Nikola Kovachev,  University of Stuttgart, ITSM
“Using the Nonlinear Harmonic Method for the prediction of forced response vibrations”

Sebastian Krause, Rolls-Royce
“High fidelity NUMECA meshes for unsteady HPC simulations of compressors in off-design”

Harry Linskens, DECK Maritime
“User defined thrust distributions for ducted actuator disks”

Vladimir Neverov, Entechmach RPC LLC
“Centrifugal compressor with semi-opened axiradial impellers modernization via NUMECA FINE™/Turbo calculations and FINE™/Design3D optimization”

Johannes Ratz, TU Darmstadt, GLR
“Centrifugal compressor optimization including impeller, diffuser and volute”

Ie-bum Shin, Seaspeed Marine Consulting
“Use of CFD on High-Speed Crafts at Seaspeed”