Technological Trends in CFD Applications


  • Genizia Islabão de Islabão IME - Instituto Militar de Engenharia
  • José Carlos Costa da Silva Pinto UFRJ - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
  • Ardson dos Santos Vianna Júnior IME - Instituto Militar de Engenharia



CFD, technology monitoring


This article discusses a survey on the technology of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) in various areas of knowledge and applied particularly in polymers, with scientific articles and patents as sources of information. All the data were mined using “computational”, “fluid” and “dynamic” as keywords. It was observed that private companies are responsible for regulatory filings and universities, research centers and institutes hold patents related to CFD. Moreover, most of the papers selected have authors affiliated with universities and research institutes. From the found papers, 25% are related to polymers, surpassing the percentage of 10% found in the analysis of patents.


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Author Biographies

Genizia Islabão de Islabão, IME - Instituto Militar de Engenharia

Departamento de Química

José Carlos Costa da Silva Pinto, UFRJ - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

Departamento de Engenharia Química

Ardson dos Santos Vianna Júnior, IME - Instituto Militar de Engenharia

Departamento de Química


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How to Cite

Islabão, G. I. de, Pinto, J. C. C. da S., & Vianna Júnior, A. dos S. (2010). Technological Trends in CFD Applications. Journal of Technology Management & Innovation, 5(2), 76–83.



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