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Computational fluid dynamics software

Autodesk® CFD computational fluid dynamics software provides flexible fluid flow and thermal simulation tools. Compare design alternatives, and better understand the implications of design choices before manufacturing.

Key differentiators

  • New

    Surface wrapping

    Improved workflow for better mesh quality. (video: 2:13 min.)

  • New

    Custom result equations

    Create custom equations for visual results. (video: 1:28 min.)

  • New

    Particle tracing

    Better understand circulation and flow. (video: 1:27 min.)

  • New

    Solver technology

    Advanced scalable solver technology.

  • CAD connection

    Create associative simulations. (video: 1:56 min.)

  • Automation scripting

    Automate and create custom tasks. (video: 1:45 min.)

  • High-quality visualization

    Use visualization tools to create stunning imagery. (video: 1:40 min.)

  • Geometry preparation with SimStudio Tools

    Modify, simplify, repair, and idealize CAD for CFD.

  • Design Study Environment

    Use intuitive workflows to study designs. (video: 2:57 min.)

  • Intelligent automatic mesh sizing

    Use geometry and meshing automation. (video: 1:58 min.)

  • Flexible cloud solving options

    Solve locally or continue working and solve in the cloud. (video: 1:55 min.)

    Cloud Service

  • Free surface

    Simulate interfaces between liquids and gases. (video: 1:19 min.)

Industry focus

  • Architectural and MEP applications

    Improve building efficiency with optimized design. (video: 2:36 min.)

  • Industrial flow control applications

    Optimize your flow control devices. (video: 2:21 min.)

  • Thermal management

    Use digital prototyping for thermal management designs. (video: 2:08 min.)

  • Simplified heat sinks

    Simulate the performance of heat sink components. (video: 1:44 min.)