Project Application Details

ARCHIE Project title: 500
Project PI: number of collaborative projects with all divisions of the Weir Group 75 Montrose Street Level 8, James Weir Building
Department: 10/08/2015
Address: 75 Montrose Street, Level 8, James Weir Building, licensed software, G1 1XJ
Relevant industrial collaborations: in frames of Weir Advanced Research Centre (WARC)
Existing relevant KTP activities: number of collaborative projects with all divisions of the Weir Group
Does the PI require to run calculations? 1
Number of users involved in the project: ~ 2 years
User 1 details:

Ali Anwar, MEng
PhD student
WEIR Advanced Research Centre
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
m: +44 (0)7588 766 543
e: ali.anwar@strath.ac.uk

Service level requested:
ARCHIE Project description: 500
Potential output of the project:

IP Opportunities:
– New valve design(s) – possibly patentable
– Techniques used to model the valve and theory
Commercialisation Opportunities:
– Better designed valves which reduce leakage and increase set pressure capability.
– Investigate other valves within Weir Group.
Publications:
– Fluid Sealing 2016 Conference (Manchester, 2-3 March 2016)
https://www.eventsforce.net/bhr/99/home
(Scopus-indexed conference paper)
– Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries
http://www.journals.elsevier.com/journal-of-loss-prevention-in-the-process-industries/
(Impact Factor: 1.406)

Project start date: 10/08/2015
Duration of the project: ~ 2 years
Total CPU time required (in hours): 10000
CPU hours required by typical job: 1
Approximate amount of data created per job (in GB):
Approximate amount of data created per project: 500
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pFact ID:
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Software required for the project: licensed software
Software required to be installed for the project: ANSYS (APDL & Workbench) 15 & 16
Experience in using software package 1:
Software required to be installed for the project:
Experience in using software package 2: 1
Software required to be installed for the project:
Experience in using software package 3: 1
Training required: Basic Linux, Basic of using HPC
Other training required:
Experience in using HPC: 1