CFD PT3110

Course Objectives

Learn to derive the conservation equations of fluid dynamics and to solve them using numerical methods and algorithms. Learn how to model turbulence and use the CFD software Fluent,

Course Description

Derivation of general mass, momentum and energy conservation equations. Boundary conditions for the conservation equations. Turbulence and its modeling. Numerical methods and algorithms for solving the conservation equations. Solving fluid dynamic problems with CFD software such as Fluent.

Learning Methods

Lectures, exercises and use of CFD software.

Assessment Methods

The final test counts 70 %; the mid-term test counts 20 % and CFD assignments count 10 %. Grades A-F are used. To pass the course, the final test must be passed.

Minor adjustments may occur during the academic year, subject to the decision of the Dean

Publisert av / forfatter Unni Stamland Kaasin <>,Knut Vågsæther <> - 15/08/2011