FEATool Multiphysics v1.12 Alpha

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FEATool Multiphysics v1.12 Alpha

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For interested users, an alpha release of FEATool Multiphysics v1.12 is available for testing with the following new features such as:

- New SU2 CFD solver integration
- New 3D Geometry engine based on OpenCASCADE (with support for import, export, and conversion of STEP, IGES, BREP, and OBJ files)
- Improved automatic meshing and boundary layer support in Gmsh
- Built-in algebraic turbulence model and support for more built-in #OpenFOAM RANS turbulence models
- New models and tutorials

The build can be downloaded from the link below:

FEATool Multiphysics v1.12

You can run this build without installing by following the steps below:

1) Extract the "build" directory from the featool-multiphysics.zip file.

2) Start a new Matlab session (without starting FEATool if you have another version installed as a toolbox).

3) Change to the extracted build directory:

    >> cd('path_to_extracted_build_directory')

4) Launch FEATool by simply typing "featool" at the Matlab command line:

    >> featool

5) You can verify that you are running the current alpha build by selecting the "About FEATool..." option from the "Help" menu. This should result in a message which says:

    "FEATool Multiphysics Version 1.11.5"

Please kindly report any problems, issues, or unexpected behaviour.