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Having just arrived in Cleveland, Ohio for CAASE18 (Conference on Advancing Analysis & Simulation in Engineering), I was reminded of the recent COFES meeting where I was struck by the similar propositions of two people I greatly respect. Ken Welch of SIMSOLID talked about how rapid simulation response enables better designs. Andreas Vlahinos proposed that instant simulation feedback (as in ANSYS Discovery Live) is a critical enabler. Really? For years we have talked about how simulation should be faster, and easier to use. And, we have focused on the accuracy of simulations. Is that really the right question? Suppose we said that simulation should be instantaneous, so long as we understand the limitations? Good enough, just as long as it’s quick? Turn that Rubik’s cube over. What if we demand response time first, and wait for the computers to bring us better accuracy? Rather than demand accuracy, and wait for the computers to bring
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