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First of its kind UQ efforts for reacting multiphase gas-solid flows

A series of journal articles were recently published to document first of its kind Uncertainty Quantification (UQ) efforts for reacting multiphase gas-solid flows. These include the application of non-intrusive Bayesian UQ methodology to experimental data in a gasifier and the application of the UQ methodology to the corresponding MFiX simulations. This[...]

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MFiX 17.1 Release Announcement

Dear MFiX user, We are pleased to announce the release of the new version of MFiX 17.1. Please visit https://mfix.netl.doe.gov/mfix/download-mfix to download the latest version. Please see the release note below that highlights the changes from the previous version.   Please send any software related questions to mfix-help@mfix.netl.doe.gov or administrative[...]

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Dr. Vaidheeswaran presented a VVUQ roadmap at the ASME Verification and Validation Symposium

Dr. Avinash Vaidheeswaran presented the ongoing efforts in developing the Verification, Validation and Uncertainty Quantification (VVUQ) roadmap at the ASME Verification and Validation Symposium held at Las Vegas in May, 2017. In his talk, he presented key extensions to ASME guidelines to overcome the inherent complexities in multiphase flow applications.[...]

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Multiphase Flow Science research capabilities featured in the new NETL Impact magazine

Several Multiphase Flow Science research capabilities and projects are featured in the inaugural edition of the new NETL Impact magazine.  This is the Laboratory’s first quarterly publication that introduces readers to some of the most vital and robust energy research and development focused on improving the lives of Americans through[...]

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Dr. Tingwen Li presented MFiX simulations at the IFPRI Annual meeting

NETL multiphase flow science team member, Dr. Tingwen Li, was invited to attend the 39th International Fine Particle Research Institute (IFPRI) Annual General Meeting in Philadelphia on June 17 to 21, 2017. During the meeting, Dr. Li gave a talk at the special symposium dedicated to Prof. Robert Pfeffer who[...]

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2017-1 MFiX beta release, with newly redesigned GUI

Dear MFiX user, We are pleased to announce the beta release of MFiX version 2017-1 . The major change /upgrade for this release is the full integration of the newly redesigned Graphical User Interface (GUI) with the flow solver. MFiX is now distributed primarily as a graphical package, where users[...]

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2017 Workshop on Multiphase Flow Science – Aug 8-10, 2017

Dear Colleagues, You are cordially invited to participate in the U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory’s (NETL) 2017 Workshop on Multiphase Flow Science. The conference will be held Tuesday, August 8 through Thursday, August 10, 2017, at the Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place, Morgantown, WV. This event brings[...]

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