STAR-CCM+ is a leading CFD software used in a wide variety of industries. Chemical and allied industries increasingly use STAR-CCM+ for design, optimization and troubleshooting of process plants. CD-adapco has made tremendous progress in CFD simulation capabilities of STAR-CCM+ over the past few years, making it a prominent simulation tool for chemical and pharmaceutical industries.
A review of key capabilities relevant to the chemical industry emphasizing CD-adapco’s commitment to the chemical industry will be given. These will be put in perspective of the needs identified by the industry vision document for CFD applications. A variety of applications of STAR-CCM+ in the industry such as stirred tank reactors, bubble columns, particulate flows will be discussed.