Real world FEA and CFD insights – guest lecture by Gary Mcdonald from Trivista
news / parametric analysis & modeling in CAD/FEA

Real world FEA and CFD insights – guest lecture by Gary Mcdonald from Trivista

This morning we had a very special guest, Gary Mcdonald (shown here showing his passion for simulation!) one of the two guru directors from Trivista. Trivista specialise and consult in Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) solutions for real world industry applications. Gary went through 4 varied yet insightful case studies from his experience with … Continue reading

The exponential cost of high end bikes…
bicycle engineering design / news / sports engineering design

The exponential cost of high end bikes…

I’ve been tinkering with some initial data, looking into an analysis of the cost of bicycles and perhaps unsurprisingly the data highlights that the cost of high end bicycles, appears to be exponentially linked to their mass (or lack of it!). Shown here are 84 mostly carbon road bikes (published on bikeradar.com), with their cost (RRP in … Continue reading