Browse through video tutorials and get started with the FRIENDSHIP-Framework. Note that the videos are available in HD-quality, too.
Watch this short summary video and get a better idea of what you can do with the FRIENDSHIP-Framework.
Axial fans and other rotating geometries can be easily parameterized in the FRIENDSHIP-Framework. This video gives you a short demonstration of a parametric fan along wit … More .
This video shows a centrifugal impeller which can be controlled by typical blade parameters. Everything can be fully customized to the needs of your company i.e. this is … More .
This video gives a brief introduction to propeller design in FRIENDSHIP-Framework. The so-called generic blade and cylinder transformation are provided for design of full … More .
In this video, a parametric profile for a propeller blade is created and connected to the propeller object.
In this video selected parameters of the ship hull are changed in order to modify the shape. The model was set up from scratch and is included in the FRIENDSHIP-Framework … More .
This video tutorial shows how to set up parametric models in the FRIENDSHIP-Framework. As an example, a basic wing is designed along with its sectional area and length di … More .
In this short video tutorial product variants are created from a parametric model. For demonstration purposes, a basic wing design is utilized that has been created befor … More .
With the latest version 3.0 of FRIENDSHIP-Framework it is easy to connect simulation tools such as STAR-CCM+ to the GUI. This video shows the steps of this coupling proce … More .
This video shows how the FRIENDSHIP-Framework works together with STAR-CCM+. The FRIENDSHIP-Framework tightly integrates the CFD simulation for a design study of a simple … More .
This new widget comes with version 3.1 of CAESES / FRIENDSHIP-Framework. It allows you to conveniently compare results of design variants. As a highlight, the 3D geometry … More .
This video shows practical CFD ship lines optimization utilizing SHIPFLOW within the FRIENDSHIP-Framework.
This video presents some of our rendering possiblities. The camera position and the corresponding orientation are controlled via user-defined curves in the 3D space. Wave … More .
Further computer animation capabilities of the FRIENDSHIP-Framework are shown.
Learn how to navigate in the 3D view and how objects are selected.
This tutorial shows how to switch on and off the visibility of objects. Filter capabilities of the 3D view are demonstrated for exclusive views and smarter selections.
The object editor and the object tree are central elements of the graphical user interface. This video shows basic functionality of each and how they work together.
This video shows more auto-completion functionality as well as an introduction to object properties and functions. Finally, it describes how user documentation is added.
This short video shows how bounds of design variables can be visually checked by using the design lab.
This is a brief introduction to Feature Definitions. With these command sequences you can fully customize the software to your needs. Write your own functions, import and … More .
A round bilge sailing yacht is modeled in the FRIENDSHIP-Framework using conventional B-Spline techniques while features are applied for deck and transom.
This part shows hydrostatics calculation in the FRIENDSHIP-Framework based on sections. The shape of the hull is adopted to target values manually, monitoring displacemen … More .
This video shows the comparison of the seakeeping behavior between initial and optimized variant (one the right-hand side) of an offshore supply vessel. The parametric mo … More .
Surface model of ship hull form is preprocessed within FRIENDSHIP-Framework for CFD by closing deck and transom and creating an unstructured mesh which can be used by mos … More .
A typical ship model in iges file format is imported into the FRIENDSHIP-Framework for CFD preprocessing from which an unstructured mesh gets generated.
A ship hull form iges file of a bulk carrier as typically exported from NAPA is imported into the FRIENDSHIP-Framework. A quick method is shown to replace the high number … More .