Justin Nescott

About Justin Nescott

Justin joined the marketing team in November 2012 as a Marketing Communications Specialist. Getting his hands dirty in many areas throughout ANSYS marketing, he is part of the team that develops and distributes the ANSYS Advantage magazine.

Inductees to the 2017 ANSYS Hall of Fame Announced

ansys hall of fameWe wait with anticipation. It happens every year around this time. Year after year we are surprised and delighted by the results of the ANSYS Hall of Fame Competition. We received a wide range of images and animations from ANSYS users around the world and that is one thing that makes the season so special.

This year, more than ever, our customers have provided us with great examples of breakthrough energy innovation that include fuel injection, a marine turbine with reduced cavitation, tidal stream turbines and efficient generators. The entrants took advantage of not only world-leading physics simulation capabilities but performed multiphysics simulations that will help them realize their product promise. And, many have pushed our software to the limits using the full depth of product capabilities.

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Do You Want to Be in the ANSYS Hall of Fame?

Do you know how the following are related?

  • Flame extinction and blow-out effects in aircraft propulsion and power generation systems
  • Aerodynamic design of boat sails
  • Temperature control for electrical contacts in switchgear design
  • Conversion of heavy hydrocarbons to lighter ones in fluid catalytic cracking reactors
  • Induction melting of metals under levitation
  • Evaluation of surgical treatments for cervical degenerative disc disease

If you said these applications all used ANSYS software and were winners in the 2016 ANSYS Hall of Fame Competition, you are correct. Now it is your turn to enter the 2017 ANSYS Hall of Fame Competition!

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Top 5 Engineering Technology Articles This Week

Hello all! My top engineering technology picks of the week include motion sensing wall art, spray that makes almost anything indestructible and how you can ride a bike from Tron. Have a great weekend!

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Top 5 Engineering Technology Articles This Week

Hello all! My top engineering technology picks of the week include a smart lawn watering system that chases away neighborhood cats, a protective “second skin” for Rio Olympians and a cleaner way to flush a toilet. Have a great weekend!

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Top 5 Engineering Technology Articles This Week

Hello all! My top engineering technology picks of the week include the world’s first electric highway, incredible homes from around the world and the backpack-worn cardboard drum set. Have a great weekend!

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Top 5 Engineering Technology Articles This Week

Hello all! My top engineering technology picks of the week include a self-folding laundry machine, a transparent office building and an innovative new cabin design for business passengers on United Airlines. Have a great weekend!

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Top 5 Engineering Technology Articles This Week

Hello all! My top engineering technology picks of the week include robots that can feel pain, 3D printing pharmaceuticals customized to patients and an ingenious public transportation solution. Have a great weekend!

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Top 5 Engineering Technology Articles This Week

Hello all! My top engineering technology picks of the week include the Hyperloop’s successful acceleration test, smart paper and an update on the Curiosity Mars lander. Have a great weekend!

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Top 5 Engineering Technology Articles This Week

Hello all! My top engineering technology picks of the week include Volvo’s lounge concept interior for your next road trip, a robot that can replace scuba divers for dangerous situations and the next step in the plan to colonize Mars. Have a great weekend!

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Top 5 Engineering Technology Articles This Week

Hello all! My top engineering technology picks of the week include a smart scalpel to help identify cancerous brain tumors, the Polaroid camera revolution and a wearable that could give you access to anything, anywhere. Have a great weekend!

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