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Circulation Movement in a Cafeteria

June 23, 2015
Circulation-based simulations can be approximated through some advanced techniques in Pathfinder. This article will illustrate these techniques through a comparatively simple example. Read More...

Pathfinder 2015.1.0520

May 22, 2015
This update fixes translation issues associated with the previous release.  Read More...

Pathfinder 2015.1.0515

May 15, 2015
This update of Pathfinder adds support for dynamic contours in the 3D results,¬†user control of the fundamental diagram, and improved occupant movement. Read More...

Fundamental Diagram Customization in Pathfinder

May 14, 2015
Pathfinder allows engineers to define a fundamental diagram used in their simulation to provide an accurate understanding of their results. Read More...

Contour Plots for Advanced Visualization in Pathfinder

May 14, 2015
Pathfinder allows the creation of contour plots that can add data visualization overlays, such as occupant density, to the floor surfaces of your model for a quick and easy to understand view of simulation results. Read More...

Training Events in Singapore and Malaysia

February 20, 2015
Three training events will be hosted in Singapore and Malaysia by our distribution partner Building System & Diagnostics Pte Ltd (BSD). Bryan Klein from Thunderhead Engineering will be presenting the course materials. Read More...

Pathfinder: Contour Plots and Density Calculation

February 3, 2015
Our next Pathfinder release will include color contour plots that allow you to dynamically display contoured data such as density or times remaining to exit. Read More...

Configure Occupant Color

December 10, 2014
There are different ways to select and color agents in Pathfinder. This tutorial video shows how to color by agent Profile, Behavior and Occupant Group. Read More...

Pathfinder 2014.3.1208

December 9, 2014
This is a maintenance release of Pathfinder. This version includes a bug fix. To download the latest version of Pathfinder, please use the download page provided when you purchased Pathfinder or register for a free 30-day trial. This version of Pathfinder uses version 1.8.0_05 of the Java VM. Changes since Pathfinder 2014.3.1020: Fixed a bug that caused the properties ... Read More...

PyroSim/FDS and Pathfinder Training at International Locations

November 3, 2014

In 2015, Thunderhead Engineering will¬†offer PyroSim/FDS and Pathfinder training at several international locations. Each training session will include a two day PyroSim/FDS workshop, a two day Pathfinder workshop, and a one day introduction to an FDS/PyroSim distance education course offered through Seneca College. Read More...