This project is funded
by the European Union
(Marie Curie Actions - IAPP)


2015-05-17 CDH training workshop on NVH software

From the 29th to the 30th of April 2015 the MHiVec group took part in a software training workshop at the University of Nottingham.

The schedule of activities is given below:

Wednesday 29 April 2015

9:00Background of CAE in NVH and the contributions of CDH AG
10:30Coffee break
10:45CDH software package VAO: background
11:45CDH software package VAO: practical session
12:45Lunch break
14:00Larger models in VAO: caravan model
15:00Application in MHiVec project (discussion session)
16:00Optimisation example using VAO

Thursday 30 April 2015

10:00Discussion meeting 1: 3D DFM and fluid-structure interaction
12:30Lunch break
13:30Discussion meeting 2: spot welds

2014-03-24 April 2014 Training Week

From the 7th to the 10th of April 2014 the MHiVec group took part in a training week at ISVR, University of Southampton.

The schedule of activities is given below:

Monday 7 April 2014

J RennoOpening notes
DEA/DFM training 1
G TannerDEA background
D ChappellEfficient DEA codes via DFM
C++ training
N SondergaardIntroduction to C++
N SondergaardC++ part 2: Object Oriented Programming
Research talks
G Gradoni Field propagation / Wigner functions
G Mitrou Free boundary problems

Tuesday 8 April 2014

DEA/DFM training 2
N SondergaardGreen functions / shell modelling
DEA software training
D LoechelDEA data input/ mesh files
D LoechelDEA software: user interface
D LoechelDEA software: post processing

Wednesday 9 April 2014

WFE training
J RennoWFE background
J RennoWFE practical lab session
DEA code discussion
D LoechelDEA Coding: Transfer / S-matrices
DiscussionA multi-user code for MHiVec

Thursday 10 April 2014

Whiteboard progress discussions
G TannerWork package 1
D ChappellWork Package 2
N Sondergaard / J RennoWork package 3
Guest speaker session
Speaker 1: C Lecomte (ISVR)
Speaker 2: S Fisher (JLR)
Speaker 3: G Xie (CDH) - ISVR seminar talk: Radiated noise emission

2013-09-01 Start of MHiVec

The initial project meeting with all participants took place between the 25th and 26th September 2013 at inuTech GmbH, Nuremberg.

Wed 25th September

8:45Meeting at inuTech (Fürther Str 212, 3rd floor)
9:00David Chappell - Project overview
9:30Gregor Tanner - Dea/DFM: Overview
10:15Gang Xie - CDH: Overview and work on SEA
11:15Jamil Renno - Wave Finite Element Analysis
13:30Niels Søndergaard - DFM on shells
14:15Stephen Creagh - Transfer operator methods
15:30 - 17:30 Discussion
19:00 Dinner at "Schanzenbräu"

Thu 26th September

9:00Gregor Tanner - Dea - Theory
10:00Dominik Löchel - DEA Geometry
11:00Dominik Löchel - DEA Workshop/lab
13:30Niels Søndergaard - Hybrid DEA-wave methods
14:00Dominik Löchel - DEA Software