CAE_Software_Swoosh_Banner.jpg

CAE Software for Detailed Design

pbPost™

Intuitive Postprocessor

Concepts NREC’s pbPost™ product was created to provide designers a turbomachinery-specific pre- and post-processing tool to link our flagship 3D design product, AxCent®, and our partner Cadence/NUMECA’s FINE™ CFD products.

Recent new developments allow for the repaired unstructured volute grid to be imported back into the AxCent® software. This feature will allow a designer to complete more design studies on the rotor and stator design while holding that volute design constant, providing a more accurate simulation, a better understanding of the full stage performance, and the ability to drive critical design selections for all components to ensure design requirements are achieved.

Concepts NREC's pbPost™ is a pushbutton postprocessing module that enables Cadence/NUMECA’s FINE™/Turbo to be launched from within the AxCent® environment.

pbPost-forward -  launching button.jpg

It can also import the CFD results generated by FINE™/Turbo back into the AxCent® viewing environment.

pbPost-backward - final results - axial.jpg

For current Cadence/NUMECA users, pbPost™ offers an easily configured alternative to their current postprocessing experience that eliminates the step of loading geometry.  For current Pushbutton CFD users, pbPost™ offers a familiar way to view and manipulate CFD results from FINE™/Turbo.

pbPost Forward gridding topology and launched Axial.jpg

Optimized for a Turbomachinery Designer

pbPost™ saves designers the time they might spend loading geometry, applying boundary conditions, gridding and configuring solvers inside a second interface. It just requires a click of a mouse.

Bringing the FINE™/Turbo results back into AxCent® delivers a designer-centric view of the analysis that doesn't require any navigation. The tools are familiar and intuitive and focused on what turbomachinery designers need.

 pbPost-forward - viewing grid - axial.jpg

pbPost-forward - FINE-Turbo solving - axial.jpg

pbPost-forward - slicing grid - axial.jpg

Outcome of a Strong Partnership

The pbPost™ module is part of the long-term vision that Cadence/NUMECA and Concepts NREC share to bring together the best-in-class turbomachinery design tools and the fastest and most accurate CFD suite. By combining the best capabilities of both companies, customers will have access to the most advanced suite of turbomachinery software available. Our integrated solution spans preliminary design through detailed 3D steady and unsteady CFD analysis.

To learn more about FINE™/Turbo, visit Cadence/NUMECA's website

Learn More about CAE in our SpinOffs Blog

How can we help you? Contact us today to discuss your postprocessing needs. 

FINE/pbCFD, AxCent, and Agile Engineering Design System are registered trademarks of Concepts NREC, LLC.