Pointwise

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    Pointwise is a company that creates software used for grid generation and preprocessing for computational fluid dynamics. The Company offers Gridgen and Pointwise software that generate structured, unstructured, and hybrid meshes, as well as interface with CFD solvers, including FLUENT, STAR-CD, and ANSYS CFX,  and various neutral formats, such as CGNS.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1994
    HQFort Worth, US
    Websitepointwise.com

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)32

    Key People/Management at Pointwise

    John R. Chawner

    John R. Chawner

    President
    John P. Steinbrenner

    John P. Steinbrenner

    Executive Vice President
    Richard J. Matus

    Richard J. Matus

    Executive Vice President
    Nick Wyman

    Nick Wyman

    Director
    Pat Baker

    Pat Baker

    Director
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    Pointwise Office Locations

    Pointwise has an office in Fort Worth
    Fort Worth, US (HQ)
    213 S Jennings Ave
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    Founding Date

    1994

    Pointwise Online and Social Media Presence

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    Pointwise Blogs

    I’m Michael Honke and This Is How I Mesh

    I’m a Canadian masters student interning at Pointwise from the University of Waterloo. My current research is on ferrofluid simulation. I did a BSc in Physics as my undergrad degree at the University of Winnipeg where I studied EM simulation. … Continue reading →

    25 Years of CFD Meshing

    While you were enjoying your day off yesterday, Pointwise silently turned 25 years old. We had already celebrated with a lot of you at the reception we hosted at AIAA Aviation this summer in Dallas. (If only that rainstorm hadn’t … Continue reading →

    I’m Kristen Karman-Shoemake and This Is How I Mesh

    I was born in Arlington, TX and spent most of my childhood in and around the Fort Worth area. When I was in high school, my family moved to Chattanooga, TN. I then went on to UTK for my undergraduate degree. I didn’t really know what I wanted to do with my life and ended … … Continue reading →

    Meet Michael Honke, Our Intern for the Fall Semester

    A few weeks ago we welcomed Michael Honke to Pointwise’s Product Development team. Michael is currently completing a masters in computer science at the University of Waterloo.  Michael is a Scientific Technologist (his undergraduate degree is in Physics from the … Continue reading →

    Linking Mesh, Geometry, and CFD – MeshLink

    At next week’s International Meshing Roundtable in Buffalo, I’ll be presenting an update on work being done by Nick Wyman and our Applied Research team on something we call MeshLink. The project is all about devising a method for giving … Continue reading →

    I’m Valerio Novaresio and This Is How I Mesh

    I studied Aerospace Engineering at the Polytechnic of Turin and continued my studies working in the field of numerical simulation and earned a Ph.D. in Energetics. In the last year of my doctorate I performed fuel cell simulations and started … Continue reading →
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    Pointwise Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Pointwise founded?

      Pointwise was founded in 1994.

    • Who are Pointwise key executives?

      Pointwise's key executives are John R. Chawner, John P. Steinbrenner and Richard J. Matus.

    • How many employees does Pointwise have?

      Pointwise has 32 employees.

    • Who are Pointwise competitors?

      Competitors of Pointwise include Itential, CAST and SolarWinds.

    • Where is Pointwise headquarters?

      Pointwise headquarters is located at 213 S Jennings Ave, Fort Worth.

    • Where are Pointwise offices?

      Pointwise has an office in Fort Worth.

    • How many offices does Pointwise have?

      Pointwise has 1 office.