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ADT Update: July 2020

In this July update we'll take a look at some of recent news and updates from ADT. You can find out more about...

Turbomachinery in Refrigeration this World Refrigeration Day

ADT is proud to support World Refrigeration Day, Friday 26th June 2020. For many years we've been involved in...

How the New TURBOdesign Suite 2020 Enables Designers to Quickly Evaluate Designs

In the second blog introducing the new TURBOdesign Suite 2020 we are going to show how the new platform enables...

TURBOdesign Suite 2020: A Paradigm Shift in Turbomachinery Design

TURBOdesign Suite 2020 is coming this June. In this first look at our paradigm-shifting new software, Professor...

Performing Multi-Objective Pump Optimizations with 3D Inverse Design

At ADT we deal with many complex turbomachinery optimizations. Here, we discuss multi-objective pump optimizations...

Designing Optimal Fans Using TURBOdesign1 at Ebm-Papst

ebm-papst, global market leader in producing high quality fans and motors, used a 3D Inverse Design method to design...

ADT April Newsletter Update 2020

Welcome to our April update. Despite the current situation it's still a busy time for ADT. Along with the start of...

Design of Chiller Compressors using Low-GWP Refrigerants

ADT has been working with all major chiller manufacturers, the majority of which use TURBOdesign Suite, to help them...

Design of a 3 Stage Axial Turbine

An aeroengine manufacturer was involved in a highly competitive bidding process on a 3 stage LP turbine and asked...

Hydrodynamic Design of a Multi-Stage Pump

ADT engineers carried out the detailed design of a multi-stage submersible mixed-flow pump for oil and gas...

ALPHEUS: Augmenting Grid Stability Through Low Head Pumped Hydro Energy Utilization and Storage

ALPHEUS is a 5m project funded by the European Union's Horizon 2020 program. In this post we explain the aims of...

ADT to Lead Blade Design for Pumped Hydropower Storage Project

ADT is part of the ALPHEUS project, funded by the EU's Horizon 2020 programme. Our role is going to be the blade...

Optimization of a Pump-as-Turbine Runner

At ADT we deal with many complex turbomachinery optimizations. In that vein, we discussed trade-offs in...

The Year Ahead in Turbomachinery at ADT

2020 promises to be an exciting year for ADT, with a calendar full of events and a brand new TURBOdesign Suite...

ADT September Newsletter Update

Welcome to our September update, where you can catch up with what's been going on at ADT over the summer, read our...

ADT August Newsletter Update

Welcome to our August update, where you can catch up with all the new content releases from the last month....

ADT to Present Pump Optimization and Cavitation Control at AJKFluids 2019

ADT are proud to be a silver sponsor of the ASME AJKFluids Conference 2019, where we'll be presenting papers on...

Creating Optimum Waterjet Pump Designs with 3D Inverse Design

Welcome to our July update, where we take a look at our latest paper of the month on waterjet pump design, the...

ADT to Showcase Multi-Disciplinary Optimization for Turbomachinery at ASME Turbo Expo 2019

ADT will be at the 2019 Turbo Expo in Phoenix this June. We're going to be showcasing TURBOdesign Suite at Booth 404...

ADT May Newsletter Update

Welcome to our May update, where you can see what ADT has been up to and read our paper of the month, which looks at...

Designing a Radial-inflow Turbine for Organic Rankine Cycle

ADT engineers designed a radial-inflow turbine for organic rankine cycle for a leading energy manufacturer. 

Optimizing Volute Design in a Centrifugal Compressor for Industrial Cooling

Johnson Controls, a global manufacturer of heating and cooling products, uses TURBOdesign Volute to design and...

ADT April Newsletter Update

Our April update looks at an upcoming 'Technology Day' event packed with turbomachinery expertise, reveals our...

Turbomachinery & Simulation: From Design to Optimization

ADT, CADFEM and ISimQ are jointly hosting a "Technology Day" on Turbomachinery & Simulation: From Design to...

Designing and Optimizing a Turbodrill Turbine for Oil and Gas

Advanced Design Technology engineers designed a unique turbodrill turbine with high-torque at low speeds as well as...

Design of a Chiller Compressor for Domestic CHP (R1233zd(E))

Advanced Design Technology engineers carried out the complete aerodynamic design of a brand-new centrifugal...

ADT March Newsletter Update

Here at ADT we want to keep you updated with all our latest news and projects. This month we're looking at our most...

An Update to TURBOdesign Suite 6.7

Advanced Design Technology have released a patch for our TURBOdesign Suite package. The new patch includes some...

Using TURBOdesign Suite to Design and Optimize a Blower System

ARC'TERYX, the Vancouver-based outdoor clothing and sporting good manufacturers, used Advanced Design Technology's...

Optimizing a Fuel Pump Impeller for Cavitation and Efficiency

Advanced Design Technology used TURBOdesign Suite to redesign the fuel pump impeller of a major supplier to the...

A Monthly Update from Advanced Design Technology

Want to keep up with all the latest news from Advanced Design Technology? Our e-newsletter is the best way to stay...

Download Your Copy of turbonews

The latest issue of turbonews is now available for download!

Issue 16 of turbonews from Advanced Design...

Multi-objective Optimization of a Variable Geometry Turbocharger (VGT)

Advanced Design Technology was asked by a leading automotive manufacturer to use TURBOdesign Suite to optimize their...

Optimizing the Efficiency and Cavitation Performance of High Speed Pumps

A Case Study by Franklin Electric

How to create robust modelling and high definition blade geometry

In the last blog, we highlighted the new modules in TURBOdesign Pre for the meanline design of axial fans and pumps...

Performance improvement in meanline design of axial fans and pumps stages

The version 6.7 update to TURBOdesign Suite provides significant new features and functionality to enable designers...

Introducing TURBOdesign Suite v6.7

The version 6.7 update to TURBOdesign Suite provides significant new features and functionality to enable designers...

Optimization of a pump-as-turbine runner using the 3D inverse design method

Advanced Design Technology recently opened a new office in Kobe, supporting recent growth in the company’s local...

We've launched our new video!

We are so excited to finally get to share this video with all of you! We've been collaborating with the fantastic...

How to use multi-point optimization to solve challenging modern turbomachinery design

Using a conventional design approach, automatic optimization is very computationally expensive as parameterizing...

Hydrodynamic Design of a Turbocharger Pump and Turbine with 5 points improvement in efficiency

One of the world’s leading manufacturers of customized pumps asked Advanced Design Technology to design a complete...

Integrating TURBOdesign1 with Ansys Workbench to Meet Energy Efficiency Requirements on Pumps

 

Population growth coupled with the huge increase in urbanization and growing middle classes in developing...

Turbomachinery Blade Design using 3D Inverse Design Method, CFD and Optimization Algorithm

Computer technology and numerical methods have rapidly developed and complex internal flows within turbomachinery...

White paper download: Discover how 3D inverse design method supports leading pump manufacturers to meet emissions legislation

The main two key drivers of the emission’s legislation regulations are the EU Ecodesign and US pump efficiency...

Hydraulic development of high speed pump-turbines by the inverse design method

In recent years an increased interest in pump-turbines has been recognized in the market. The rapid availability of...

Come and see us present our paper at the IAHR 2018 Kyoto

Advanced Design Technology is pleased to announce that we will be presenting our paper on 'Optimisation of a...

Design of a double-suction fan stage to improve efficiency by up to 4 points

Our client is one of the leading turbomachinery manufacturers. In this project, they asked ADT to perform a complete...

Design Optimization of Fans Workshop

1 Day Workshop Optimising Fan Design Performance using 3D Inverse Design

Design optimization to improve axial turbine stage efficiency by 6%

One of the leading manufacturers of turbodrills for the oil and gas drilling industry asked ADT to carry out the...

Performance Optimization of a Fan Stage using the 3D Inverse Design Method

Webinar: Performance Optimization of a Fan Stage using the 3D Inverse Design Method

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Everything You Need to Know About Pump Blade Design Optimization

In this post we look at the design and optimization of pump blades using a 3D Inverse Design method. We also discuss...

How to design fans to reduce manufacturing costs and increase efficiency

Ebm-Papst Mulfingen was founded in 1963 and started with the external-rotor motor which was rediscovered as an ideal...

Carver Pump cuts design time, increases design efficiency and product line using 3D Inverse Design

Carver Pump has been one of the world’s leading centrifugal pump manufactures companies since 1938, they used a 3D...

Redesign of Transonic Compressor using 3D Inverse Design

In this paper, we explore the redesign of a transonic compressor using the 3D inverse design method. In the inverse...

We're exhibiting at ASME Turbo Expo 2018

Visit us at stand 411A, 12th-14th June

 
Now in its 63rd year, ASME Turbo Expo is recognized as the...

Design of 3D centrifugal compressors with superior performance

One of the key challenges the automotive industry is facing is improvement of engine fuel economy with the aim of...

ADT to unveil the latest version of TURBOdesign Suite at this year's 13th International Conference on Turbochargers and Turbocharging

Advanced Design Technology (ADT), a global market leader in advanced design software for turbomachinery components...

Introducing TURBOdesign Suite v6.6 for turbomachinery design and optimization

Flow Characteristics of Pump-Turbine Runners With Large Blade Lean

Frequent changes in the operating modes pose significant challenges in the development of a pump-turbine with high...

Theory and process behind the Inverse Design of Pumps

The Inverse Design process, theory and application for the pump industry.

ADT at FAN 2018

Advanced Design Technology is pleased to be a part of the International Conference on Fan noise, Aerodynamics,...

Optimize Axial Fan Design Using Inverse Design

In this post we look at designing an axial fan by the 3D Inverse Design method. The entire design process includes...

Download your copy of TURBO News today! 

Download the latest issue of TURBO News today!

3DLab and Optima to export geometries into desired CFD tools using TURBOdesign v6.4

In TURBOdesign v6.4 3DLab - A new export of geometries capability has been added to generate and partition flow...

New TURBOdesign Suite module for integration with STAR-CCM+

TURBOdesign Link-CCM+ is a new application which allows integration of TURBOdesign Optima, TURBOdesign1, TURBOdesign...

M4 Generic Method for Meridional Geometry Parameterization

The version 6.4 update to TURBOdesign Suite provides significant new features and functionality to enable designers...

Introducing TURBOdesign Suite v6.4 for turbomachinery design and optimization

A Robust Mixing Plane Method and its Application in 3D Inverse Design of Transonic Turbine Stages

A robust mixing plane method satisfying interface flux conservation, nonreflectivity and retaining interface flow...

ADT presents TURBOdesign Technology at 14th AICFM Conference 2017

Mehrdad Zangeneh (Managing Director) and Peng Wang (Turbomachinery Design Engineer) of Advanced Design Technology...

Integration of TURBOdesign1 in Ansys Workbench

The combination of 3D inverse design methods and Design of Experiment / Response Surface based optimization has been...

Global TURBOdesign Symposium Highlights

Advanced Design Technology (ADT) hosted their Global TURBOdesign Symposium on Monday 6th and Tuesday 7th November at...

What is blade loading and how is it specified?

Blade loading is the single most important aerodynamic design parameter in turbomachinery blades, it defines both...

Supercritical CO2 compressor and turbine design using 3D inverse design

e-Supercharger Compressor at ASME Turbo Expo

ADT presents paper on design of e-supercharger compressor at ASME TURBO EXPO in Charlotte, NC.

3D Inverse Design of Centrifugal Compressor Impellers with Splitter Blades

In the design of centrifugal compressor impellers with splitter blades it is quite common to use the same blade...

Design High Performance Centrifugal Compressor Vaned Diffusers

The design of the vaned diffuser of a centrifugal compressor is still based on a considerable amount of empiricism...

Hydrodynamic Design of Pump Diffuser Using Inverse Design Method and CFD

A new approach to optimizing a hydrodynamic design of pump diffuser is presented, based on a three-dimensional...

Key Advantages of 3D Inverse Design in Turbomachinery Design Process

Turbomachinery designers are under pressure to quickly deliver high performing designs. This challenge presents...

Design of a Propeller Fan using 3D Inverse Design Method and CFD for High Efficiency and Low Aerodynamic Noise

Three-dimensional inverse design method, where the 3D blade profile is designed for a specified blade loading...

Design of a Box Fan Rotor Using 3D Inverse Design Method

In this paper, a 3D inverse design code TURBOdesign1 is applied in a parametric way to the design of a box fan...

Optimization of fan noise by coupling 3D inverse design and automatic optimizer

In many electronic cooling applications, axial fans are coupled directly with heat sinks and this has resulted in...

TURBOdesign1 Optimizes Fan Design

Searching for new tools to make the design process faster and more efficient? TURBOdesign1  was chosen as it was the...

Low Weight, High Speed Automative Fan Design by 3D Inverse Design Method

The cooling system of modern automobiles is the subject of intense reflections to maximize efficiency and reduce the...

Performance Optimization of a Centrifugal Fan

You hear about it everywhere: design optimization. The world requires more efficient and reduced emissions...

3D Inverse Method Improves Pump Design

 

Multi-Objective Optimization of a Centrifugal Pump Stage

Our client of a large global pump manufacturer provides a full range of pump series for a variety of applications....

3D inverse design method for development of centrifugal pumps

Grundfos are one of the world’s leading pump manufacturers for circulators, heating and air-conditioning as well as...

Performance Optimization of a Centrifugal Pump Stage

Rotodynamic pumps, ranging in type from very low specific speed centrifugal through mixed- and axial-flow pumps,...

Development of New Vertical Line Shaft Pumps

International technology Group ANDRITZ is a global leading supplier of plants, equipment, and services for...

Soler & Palau develops faster axial fan design using TURBOdesign1

Soler & Palau Ventilation Group, one of the world’s leading fan manufacturers with over 50 years of experience,...

How to Make Big Performance Gains and Meet Efficiency Standards in Compressor Design

Daikin Applied used an inverse design approach to design a compressor with significant gains in efficiency to meet...

Aerodynamic Design of Small Chiller Compressor for Domestic CHP Applications

The customer, one of the leading manufacturers of high speed rotating machines, asked ADT to carry out the complete...

Design of High Efficiency Compressors with Low GWP Refrigerants

Refrigerants are used in many applications such as stationary and mobile air conditioning and refrigeration systems....

Inverse Design of Aeronautical Turbines

When Avio S.p.A launched an internal review, it lead to a powerful revamp of the whole aero turbines design process,...

Optimization of a pump-turbine runner

Pumped hydro energy storage (PHES) is currently the only proven large-scale (>100 MW) energy storage technology. The...

Pump Design for Reduced Costs & Improved Efficiency

A 3-D inverse design method provides better cavitation control and reduces manufacturing costs

Cost reduction is a...

New Features in TURBOdesign Volute in Version 6.2

written by Mehrdad Zangeneh

Volutes have a major effect on the performance of radial compressor, pumps, and...

3D inverse design helps military OEM develop unique cooling fans

A US based defence contractor, an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of life support systems (LSS) for military...

Introducing the major new functionalities in TURBOdesign Suite v6.2

The version 6.2 update to TURBOdesign Suite provides significant new features and functionality to enable designers...

Complex geometrical shape design with TURBOdesign Shaper

Traditionally, the design and optimization of complex shapes have been computationally expensive and improvements...

Turbomachinery efficiency and emissions reduction through automatic optimization

Learn the advantages of 3D inverse design.

A closer look at the impact of optimization of ducts, intakes, exhausts and volutes on reduction of aerodynamic noise and vibration in fans and blowers.

Aerodynamic noise is a rising source of concern for fans and blowers manufacturers across all industries, but...

How to design fast and accurate optimized turbocharger impeller

Engineers are constantly under pressure to deliver high-quality performance turbomachinery. Most designers work with...

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Our brand new Advanced Design Technology website

TURBOdesign Suite at Turbochargers International Conference

We delighted engineers, designers and industry experts at the 12th International Conference on Turbochargers and...

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