CDI has a broad history and experience base in the analysis and development of software
and hardware solutions for fixed-wing aircraft applications. This technical area has been
a primary focus of product development and engineering services since CDI's inception in 1979.
SOFTWARE PRODUCTS FOR FIXED-WING AIRCRAFT APPLICATIONS
FPA - Fast Panel Analysis - A revolutionary boundary element aerodynamic analysis tool for preliminary design and optimization -
VorTRAN-M - First-principles Eulerian vorticity transport wake module that allows capture of the true temporal and spatial structure of the aircraft wake
when coupled Eulerian and Lagrangian CFD tools - read more...
MAST - Multiple Aircraft Simulation Tool - Stand alone/modular software that enables real-time flight simulation of multiple aircraft with wake interactions -
AGDRIFT/AGDISP - Well-validated physics-based models for the accurate prediction of deposition of spray material released from aircraft -
RSA3D - Rotor Stator Aeroelastic Analysis in 3D - A coupled 3D unstructured Euler/Navier Stokes analysis and structural analysis code for turbomachinery
applications - read more...
FIXED-WING AIRCRAFT ANALYSIS AND DESIGN SOLUTIONS
Aerodynamic Design and Optimization
Unsteady Wake Dynamics and Long Term Wake Decay Modeling
Multiple Aircraft Simulation with Wake Interactions
Wake Alleviation Methods
Stability, Control and Flight Simulation
Aeroservoelastic Modeling and Simulation
Flow Control Using Deployable/Unsteady Vortex Generators