Project Description

Michael B. Nielsen

Principal Engineer
Autodesk (DNK)

Michael B. Nielsen is a principal engineer in the Bifrost FX team at Autodesk. Prior to joining Autodesk he worked as assistant professor at University of Aarhus in Denmark, and as a researcher at Weta Digital in New Zealand where he received screen credits on Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Tintin – Secret of the Unicorn and The Hobbit. He received his PhD in computer science from University of Aarhus.



Bifrost Aero – Physics-Based Spatially Adaptive Smoke and Fire Simulation


An Introduction to the Physics-Based Approach to Smoke and Fire Simulation in Bifrost Aero