Last weekend we were present at Técnico Taguspark Open Day in celebrations of their anniversary! In our stand we were doing some demonstrations on how hydrogen can be produced –[...]
One of the first steps in the creation of our car is the development of CAD3D* models and the subsequent study of their aerodynamics. This is an iterative optimization process we are using to achieve the most aerodynamic and appealing design!
In the following clips one can see the results of two of these simulations (on two different prototypes) generated by a CFD* software. It is possible to observe the flow around the vehicle body, to identify the flow separation zones and at last, to obtain an aerodynamic drag coefficient (which we aim to minimize).
*CAD3D – Computer-Aided Design 3 Dimensional
*CFD – Computational Fluid Dynamics
TFC in MecanIST In the past day march 26, Técnico Fuel Cell was invited and took part in the MecanIST event in order to show younger audiences and enterprises our[...]
TFC in Semana Aeroespacial Técnico Fuel Cell has participated in the most recent AeroTéc’s Semana Aerospacial and took the chance to engage directly with college students from various fields and[...]