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New SAE International Webcast Examines Red Bull Racing/ANSYS High-Performance Simulation

WARRENDALE, Pa., March 8, 2014 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing and High-Performance Simulation,” a new, free-of-charge webcast from SAE International, will provide a behind-the-scenes explanation of how the team's Innovation Partnership with ANSYS plays a critical role in enabling high-quality, high-performance simulations in the design stage – and contributes to continued success on track.

The 60-minute webcast will be held Thursday, March 27, at 12 p.m. U.S. EDT.

Infiniti Red Bull Racing is the current Formula One World Champion, winning Driver and Constructor titles in the past four consecutive years. This achievement was possible because of the dedication and commitment of a highly skilled team, which leveraged the latest in engineering technology and systems integration. During the presentation, Infiniti Red Bull Racing’s Nathan Sykes and Al Peasland will discuss the use of ANSYS simulation in their aerodynamics work, the use of HPC, and an overview of their automated work flow. Webcast attendees will be invited to interact with the speakers during a question-and-answer segment.

The webcast can be viewed only at this time and date. There will not be any recordings for future viewing.

Speakers will include:


- Al Peasland, Head of Technical Partnerships, Infiniti Red Bull Racing


- Nathan Sykes, Team Leader for CFD and FEA, Infiniti Red Bull Racing

     -  Mark Keating, Technical Account Manager, ANSYS U.K.


- Giovanni Petrone, Technical Account Manager, ANSYS

The Webcast is sponsored by ANSYS and hosted by SAE International.

Moderator will be Lisa Arrigo, Custom Electronic Products Editor, SAE International.

To find the start time in a different time zone, click here.

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