Course: fluid dynamics/CFD

Course no. :n/a
ECTS credits:5
Available: winter term summer term
Course type:Lecture/practical exercises
Exam type:Written e. 2h or oral examine
Exam requirements:In-depth knowledge about fluiddynamical physical and mathematical models, in particular about conservation laws, multidimensionality, viscosity, turbulence.
Basic knowledge about the numerical solution of partial differential equations.
Objectives:Providing in-depth knowledge about multidimensional fluiddynamical modeling including friction and turbulence.
Providing basic knowledge about the numerical solution of partial differential equations and about the structure of a CFD software.
Course contents:Repetition of the fundamentals of fluid mechanics.
Multidimensional viscous turbulent flow: Basic equations in integral and differential form.
Vector analysis and field theory, conservation laws, viscous stresses, turbulence modelling, boundary conditions.
Computational fluid dynamics (CFD). Excel programming of basic numerical solutions. Practical use of a commercial CFD software.
Literature:Anderson, J. D.: Fundamentals of Aerodynamics, McGraw-Hill, 2006
Anderson, J. D.: Computational Fluid Dynamics, McGraw-Hill, 1995
Mentor Graphics: Handbücher FloEFD.V5
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