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November 17, 2011
STAR-Cast v1.10: Industrial Strength Casting Simulation for foundrymen, designers and toolmakers

CD-adapco and Access are pleased to announce the release of an exciting new version of STAR-Cast, their technology leading simulation tool for all industrial casting simulation. Developed in collaboration between a world-leading provider of engineering simulation technology and recognized international experts in casting and metallurgy, STAR-Cast v1.10 brings automation and ease of use into to casting and foundry processes.

STAR-Cast provides a comprehensive and intuitive process for performing multiphase casting simulation - liquid, solid and gaseous – including conjugate heat transfer, a sharp resolution of the filling front, free-surface fragmentation, motion of trapped gas bubbles in melt, natural convection in melt and gas.