[Releases] scSTREAM V12 First Release Notice

[Releases] scSTREAM V12 First Release Notice

[Releases] scSTREAM V12 First Release Notice
We are pleased to announce the first release candidate (RC1) of the new version of scSTREAM and HeatDesigner (Version 12) available in May. We hope users promptly experience and test some features available from V12 and reflect the opinions for official release about one year later.

We will continue to enhance features of our products for the official release. We sincerely appreciate your continued support.

The following features will be newly included in the latest version of the products.

1. Multi language (implemented with Unicode).

2. Enhance the CUT-CELL capability.
Conjugate heat transfer

3. SCTsolver
Output data file to the Heat Path View.
Gas compressibility of VOF computation.
Heterogeneous heat conductivity on the arbitrary coordinates.
Diffusive transparency of radiation.
Implicit time marching density based solver.
Higher accurate periodic boundary.
Mass source of gas mixtures.
Weak coupling interface of GT-SUITE.
Interrupt computation with arbitrary variables.
Newly matrix solver for structure analyses.
Enhance data output to FLD file.

4. SCTpost
Faster frame drawing.
Enhancement of turbo machinery application (draw the meridian plane).
Add new methods of VB interface.

5. Tools and Options
Optimization: search the arbitrary value of objective functions.

Although RC1 is officially supported, please note that there are some differences between RC1 and official release as follows.
Based on the opinion of test use, some commands and specification of commands will be changed at the official release.
Part of the reference of User’s Guide is not fixed yet. Contents of other User’s Guides are same as V11.
Example data of V12 is not included. Please get data from V11 folder. Especially for examples of VB interface, the arguments of CreateObject method in V12 program modules should be changed from 11 to 12. Ex. [CreateObject(“STpre_Bx64net.Application.12″) ]
The monthly program update is not available for RC1.

If you have any concerns or issues, please contact your sales representatives.