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2021 OpenVSP Workshop

The 2021 OpenVSP Workshop is fully virtual (and free!). Please use the links below to stream all of the sessions. Make sure to change the YouTube player quality to 1080p by clicking the gear icon at the bottom-right corner of the video! Live questions may be posted to the ARC Conferences I/O session where the moderators will respond and you can upvote your favorite topics.

Session Start (U.S. Eastern) End (U.S. Eastern)
October 5, 2021 Day 1 12:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
October 6, 2021 Day 2 12:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
October 7, 2021 Day 3 12:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

Technical Schedule (subject to change)

Tuesday, October 5, 2021: Day 1

Start Time
(U.S. Eastern)
Topic Presenter Organization
12:00 p.m. Welcome, Workshop Overview, and Introduction to OpenVSP Brandon Litherland
Rob McDonald
NASA Langley
12:30 p.m. VSPAERO Updates Dave Kinney NASA Ames
1:30 p.m. Modeling Best-Practices for VSPAERO Brandon Litherland NASA Langley
2:00 p.m. VSPAERO Demonstrations Brandon Litherland NASA Langley
2:30 p.m. Recent Updates to M4 Structures Studio and Live Demonstration Tyler Winter
Thomas Nascenzi
M4 Engineering

Wednesday, October 6, 2021: Day 2

Start Time
(U.S. Eastern)
Topic Presenter Organization
12:00 p.m. OpenVSP Development Updates and Demos Nick Brake ESAero
2:00 p.m. Acoustic Toolbox in FlightStream Using OpenVSP Geometries Vivek Ahuja
Roy Hartfield
2:30 p.m. Viscous-Coupled Flow Solutions in FlightStream
3:00 p.m. Wave Drag Analysis Rob McDonald Consultant
3:30 p.m. OpenVSP Custom Split-Flow Turbofan Engine Model Nat Bretton
Nat Blaessar
NASA Langley

Thursday, October 7, 2021: Day 3

Start Time
(U.S. Eastern)
Topic Presenter Organization
12:00 p.m. OpenVSP Ground School Update and Preview Brandon Litherland NASA Langley
12:15 p.m. Projected Area Analysis Rob McDonald Consultant
12:30 p.m. Propeller Optimization with OpenVSP Grady Pastor Auburn University
1:00 p.m. Slicing an Imported Mesh for Fit Model Brandon Litherland NASA Langley
1:30 p.m. Trimming Components with Negative Volumes Brandon Litherland NASA Langley
2:00 p.m. Advanced Wing Modeling Rob McDonald Consultant
2:30 p.m. OpenVSP Code Tour Rob McDonald Consultant

Thank you all very much for your continued support of this great community and we hope to hear from you soon!

Please email Brandon Litherland if you have any questions about the Workshop. We look forward to seeing you!

Past Workshop Presentations

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