Software Partners

Software partners are companies, organizations and individuals who develop:

  • Tecplot add-ons (including data loaders)
  • Software that can read in Tecplot formatted data
  • Software that can output in Tecplot format (ASCII or binary)

Aerion Technologies
Product: Cart3D+

Cart3D+ is a Cartesian Euler CFD package that has been developed with a unique emphasis on speed and robustness. Based on the original solver that was developed by NASA, Cart3D+ from Aerion Technologies combines the robustness of adaptive mesh refinement, the speed of a world-class Euler solver, PLUS ease-of-use offered by ATC’s user interface, support, and documentation. Cart3D+ excels as a tool for design space exploration, aerodynamic shape optimization, and building aero databases. Whether on your desktop or your HPC, Cart3D+ is a powerful tool to add to your conceptual design workbench. Cart3D+ outputs Tecplot PLT files parametrically and outputs results to Tecplot Chorus compliant CSV files.

Aerodynamic Solutions
Product: Leo
Code Leo is a high-performance generalized flow solver. Featuring a cell-vertex finite volume procedure for efficient and accurate approximation and an advanced multi-grid residual propagation scheme for rapid convergence, it enables real world 3D unsteady simulations to be conducted quickly and with excellent predictive accuracy across a wide range of conditions. Designed to scale from simple 2D cascades to complex, 3D multi-stage time accurate simulations, Code Leo is helping to set a new standard for predictive accuracy, robustness and speed.
Code Leo supports Tecplot output format.

AeroSoft, Inc.
Product: GASP
GASP is a structured, multi-block CFD flow solver which solves the Reynolds Averaged Navier-Stokes (RANS) equations. It is applicable to compressible and incompressible flow fields. This includes flows with finite-rate or equilibrium chemistry, such as combustion problems or reentry type flows. GASP can perform both steady and time accurate simulations. The code has a six degree of freedom (6-dof) motion modeling capability and uses a Chimera overlapping grid system for moving body simulations.
GASP supports Tecplot ASCII output format.

Products: FLUENT, CFX
ANSYS FLUENT software contains the broad physical modeling capabilities needed to model flow, turbulence, heat transfer, and chemical reactions for industrial applications ranging from air flow over an aircraft wing to combustion in a furnace, from bubble columns to oil platforms, from blood flow to semiconductor manufacturing, and from clean room design to waste water treatment plants.
Tecplot 360 reads native CFX and FLUENT *.cas and *.dat files.

Product: CFEST (Coupled Fluid, Energy, and Solute Transport)
CFEST specializes in three-dimensional groundwater flow and the transport assessment of large natural systems. CFEST groundwater code is structured to model complex multilayered systems as conceptualized. It is integrated with Tecplot for three-dimensional displays, cross-sections and animations.
CFEST supports Tecplot ASCII output format.

Dantec Dynamics A/S
Products: FlowManager, BSA Flow, StreamWare
Dantec Dynamics’ measurement solutions are designed to obtain measurement data on a range of different physical properties, including velocity, turbulence, particle size, concentration and temperature in gases and liquids.
Scientists and industrial engineers use Dantec Dynamics solutions for measurement applications in many different fields, including automotive, aerospace, wind engineering, hydrodynamics, combustion, process engineering, biomedical, pharmaceutical, micro technology, sprays, indoor climate and paper production.
The benefits derived from the application of our systems include better product quality and performance, reduced noise, less pollution, improved indoor climate and more efficient industrial processes.
Dantec Dynamics A/S supports both Tecplot ASCII and Tecplot binary output formats via custom-developed Tecplot data loader add-ons.

Flow Science
Product: FLOW-3D
Flow Science is a leading provider of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) solutions. Flow Science’s flagship software, FLOW-3D, is a highly accurate CFD software program that provides engineers valuable insight into a wide range of transient fluid flow and thermal processes. With state-of-the-art capabilities for modeling free-surface flows, FLOW-3D is the ideal tool for research, design and optimization for many applications, including casting, microfluidics, hydraulics, aerospace, coating, oil and gas, and consumer products.
FLOW-3D includes all the functionality engineers need in one easy-to-use application, driven by an intuitive user interface. No special additional modules for meshing or post-processing are needed. Users can easily set up a model and quickly mesh it through its graphical model builder, screen out model incompatibilities and configuration errors, and perform detailed analysis through extensive post-processing capabilities. Find out more about the latest release of FLOW-3D® here.
Tecplot 360 can read native FLOW-3D output.

Innovative Systems Software, LLC
Products: SimCoat, SimPlasma, SimSlosh, SimSpray, SimFill, SimDrop
These computer code simulate the performance of nuclear power plants and research reactors during normal operating and accident conditions. The code includes general multi-dimensional models for (a) two-phase, non-equilibrium hydrodynamics and (b) conduction, convective, and radiative heat transfer, along with facility component models such as valves, pumps, and turbines, and control systems. Reactor-specific models include reactor kinetics, fission product release and transport, chemical reactions, fuel element deformation and failure, core/vessel structure melting and failure and molten pool formation and heat transfer.
SimCoat, SimPlasma, SimSlosh, SimSpray, SimFill, SimDrop support Tecplot ASCII output format.

INTEGRATED Engineering Software
INTEGRATED Engineering Software is a leading developer of hybrid simulation tools for electromagnetic, thermal and structural design analysis. Since 1984, INTEGRATED has provided a complete line of 2D and 3D simulation software. Accurate and easy to use, INTEGRATED’s CAE products allow designers to vary models through powerful parametric solvers. The company provides its expertise in multi-physics analysis to the industrial, automotive, medical, telecommunications, power and aerospace markets.
All INTEGRATED products support Tecplot binary output format.

Metacomp Technologies, Inc.
Product: CFD++
CFD++ is a general purpose computational fluid dynamics simulation software program which combines an unparalleled level of accuracy, reliability, speed and ease of use for incompressible and compressible flows (low speed to hypersonic), steady and unsteady flows, reacting and non-reacting flows, moving body problems and more.
CFD++ supports Tecplot binary output format.

Pointwise, Inc.
Products: Gridgen and Pointwise
Pointwise provides solutions for grid generation for computational fluid dynamics (CFD), finite element analysis (FEA), and other numerical simulations.
The company’s Gridgen and Pointwise software programs generate structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes; interfaces with CFD solvers, such as FLUENT, STAR-CD, and ANSYS CFX; and many neutral formats, such as CGNS. The programs run on Windows (Intel and AMD), Linux (Intel and AMD), Mac, and Unix, and have scripting languages that can automate CFD meshing. Large manufacturing firms and research organizations worldwide rely on Pointwise as their complete CFD preprocessing solution.

Siemens PLM Software
Product: NX Flow
Siemens PLM Software is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software. The company’s driving mission is to work collaboratively with companies to turn ideas into successful products.

Software and Engineering Associates, Inc.
Products: SPP – Solid Propellant Performance Code (for solid rocket motor performance prediction), TDK – Two Dimensional Kinetics Code (for liquid rocket engine performance prediction), VIPER – Parabolized Navier-Stokes (PNS) (for solid and liquid propellant rocket nozzle performance calculations)
Software and Engineering Associates, Inc. (SEA) maintains and improves rocket design software for the aerospace industry. SPP and TDK are JANNAF standard performance prediction codes for the analysis of solid rocket motors (SPP) and liquid rocket engines (TDK). VIPER can be used to evaluate nozzle performance for both solid and liquid rockets.
SEA products support Tecplot ASCII output format.

Tetra Research Corporation
Products: Loci/CHEM
Tetra Research specializes in the conception, development, and application of CFD codes for a wide variety of engineering disciplines. Their current development project is the hybrid structured/unstructured Tetrex flow solver which is written entirely in Fortran 90. The software maximizes user flexibility by operating on arbitrary grids (tetrahedral and hexahedral) in both single and multi-block mode. A wide range of technical and company information is available online.