Prometech Software and FASOTEC signed a distribution agreement to expand Particleworks business in Japan.
Prometech Software, Inc. (Headquarter: Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Co-Founder & CEO: Toshimitsu Fujisawa, Ph.D.) and FASOTEC Co.,Ltd. (Headquarter: Chibashi, Chiba, President & CEO Junichi Takeuchi) signed a distribution agreement for the particle method CAE software Particleworks.
FASOTEC became the third Particleworks distributor in Japan following KOZO KEIKAKU ENGINEERING Inc. and FunctionBay K.K.
About Prometech Software Inc. (http://www.prometech.co.jp)
Prometech Software, Inc. is a start-up company which originated in the University of Tokyo in October 2004 by the co-founders Toshimitsu Fujisawa, Ph.D., a graduate of Institute of Industrial Science at the University of Tokyo and Prof. Seiichi Koshizuka Ph.D., a professor at Department of Systems Innovation at the Graduate School of Engineering of the University of Tokyo. It has a tight academic-industrial alliance with the University of Tokyo and other universities, and has been providing products and solutions to the industry by adopting the latest research achievements.
The particle method CAE software Particleworks developed originally by Prometech has received attention from the world as the Japan’s most innovative software which realizes CFD analysis that had been difficult to simulate. Since its first release in 2009, an increasing number of companies in automotive, chemical, electric, food, consumer, and medical industries have implemented Particleworks.
FASOTEC has focused on supporting Japanese manufacturing in a profound way and helping customers’ on-the-ground work to make it better, and is based on a Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Medical Engineering (ME) business. CATIA is the main part of the PLM business and 3D printers are used for the ME business. FASOTEC has been contributing to Japanese manufacturing industry through its support and service for digitalization and optimization of the manufacturing process for companies in the automotive and aerospace industries. In addition, FASOTEC also provides technologies to realize medical engineering through the cooperation between the medical field and the engineering field using 3D printers for medical services and medical science fields.
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Prometech Software, Inc. and NVIDIA Corporation jointly announced the “Visual Computing Award” of the Graphics Awards at the 20th JSCES annual conference, which was held from June 8th to 10th, 2015, in TSUKUBA international congress center.
Graphics Awards are given to the computer graphics content evaluated as excellent in the JSCES conference collection of papers. The awards include the highest award, the award of excellence, and the special award.
The special award called “Visual Computing Award” winner was selected based on the following criteria.
<Special award --- Visual Computing Award>
(Offered by Prometech Software, Inc. and NVIDIA Corporation)