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Move from wind tunnel testing to simulation-driven design offers typical automakers more than 500% ROI

Moving from wind tunnel testing of physical prototypes to simulation-driven design processes can offer typical automotive OEMs more than 500% ROI (return on investment), according to research from Tufts University’s Gordon Institute for engineering management. Continue reading

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Flow field around Tesla Model S simulated with Exa software identifies areas of higher drag in red. Source: Tesla and Exa Corp.