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FEA (Finite Element Analysis) – Critical Questions to Ask

By Brent Long | August 23, 2013
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FEA (Finite Element Analysis) – Critical Questions to Ask Jack Thornton, MINDFEED Marcomm, wrote an excellent article on FEA that […]

Thermal Resistance Networks: Application

By Brent Long | August 5, 2013
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In an earlier blog the thermal resistance network shown in Figure 1 was developed. Figure 1: The heat dissipation paths […]

Thermal Resistance Networks for Electronics Cooling Solutions: Initial Set Up

By Brent Long | July 11, 2013
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During a feasibility analysis for electronics cooling solutions, the objective is to estimate the heat flow using engineering approaches and […]

Third Frontier Commission Boosts Ohio Businesses

By Brent Long | July 1, 2013
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Third Frontier Commission Invests in Ohio Businesses Imagine attaching a “booster” to your business, and then imagine the possibilities for […]

Another successful COMSOL Training class!

By Brent Long | June 17, 2013
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We have just completed another successful COMSOL training class, Solving COMSOL Multiphysics Problems.  How do we know it was a […]

Beginning evaluation of a system-level thermal solution-Part 1

By Brent Long | June 13, 2013
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Many industries face increased thermal challenges with their electronic products.  Customers often want devices with smaller form factors and higher […]

Mesh Refinement for Wave Problems

By Kyle Koppenhoefer | May 24, 2013
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Wave propagation problems require sufficient mesh refinement to ensure twelve degrees of freedom per wavelength. This requirement develops from the […]

COMSOL Tips and Tricks – Resolving Wavelengths in Vibrational Problems

By Kyle Koppenhoefer | May 23, 2013
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As part of our efforts to assist COMSOL users in performing high-quality analysis, we recently used our bi-monthly email to […]

Conjugate Heat Transfer: Quenching Analysis in COMSOL Multiphysics

By Kyle Koppenhoefer | May 13, 2013
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This presentation provides an overview of quenching analyses as a specific example of conjugate heat transfer analysis. The presentation was […]

Heat Transfer Demo Using COMSOL Multiphysics

By Kyle Koppenhoefer | May 10, 2013
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Heat Transfer … … using COMSOL Multiphysics to simulate quenching of hot metal into an oil bath. This video shows […]