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Design

JLR Accelerates Digital Prototyping

Jaguar Land Rover Ltd. is increasingly using digital prototypes and computer-aided design tools to reduce costs and speed the development process, Automotive News Europe reports.

Simulation

Watching the Wind Blow

Computational fluid dynamics programs are often cumbersome and erratic, which limits their usefulness. Exa Corp. claims its PowerFLOW aerodynamics software eliminates these problems, and creates a simulation tool that not only replicates wind tunnel testing, but accurately models airflow.