PDC Industry Day 2018 - organized for the first time by KTH-PDC

Have you ever thought of competing on the international market?
Then high performance computing (HPC) is your key to it!

Time: Thu 2018-03-01 10.00

Location: Openlab Multipurpose Hall, Valhallavägen 79, 114 27 Stockholm


Come and learn about successful examples of the industrial use of HPC and get acquainted with the large range of easy-to-use HPC services provided by PDC to facilitate business and industrial R&D.

To register for this free event, please fill in this form . The programme for this event follows the image below which illustrates the results of a research simulation performed by Airinnova at PDC.

Preliminary programme

10:00– 10:20

Mingle registration

10:20– 10:30


Gert Svensson, KTH-PDC


Towards a Greener and Quieter Future
Scale Resolving CFD and CAA processes for Ground Vehicles based on Open Source

Torbjörn Larsson, Creo Dynamics AB

10:55– 11:20

Our experience of the collaboration with PDC and how HPC accelerates our projects as a research-oriented SME

Mengmeng Zhang, Airinnova AB

11:20– 11:45

Realizing the potential of OpenFOAM

Roger Almenar, ESI GmbH

11:45– 12:10

Modelling of manufacturing processes and cutting tools

Henrik Strandlund, Sandvik Coromant AB

12:10– 13:10


13:10– 13:35

Seven years of HPC-collaboration between PDC and Scania

Mattias Chevalier, Scania AB

13:35– 14:00


Gert Svensson & Lilit Axner, KTH-PDC


Towards the development of a full-scale CFD model of light water reactor in nuclear power engineering by using HPC

Dong-Yuan Sheng, Westinghouse Electric Sweden AB

14:25– 15:00

Coffee break

15:00– 15:25

LES of the flow in the down comer of a nuclear reactor pressure vessel

Frida Alenius, FS Dynamics AB


Ingrid Cloud, Automated Flow Simulations using HPC

Rodrigo Vilela de Abreu, Adaptive Simulations AB


LES of flow around unsteady wings

Prabal Negi, Saab AB/KTH