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Computational fluid dynamics software

See how 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.

Cloud service is available with a subscription or purchase of a perpetual license with maintenance plan.

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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 on 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.)