Practicing the Science of Computational Fluid Dynamics

Course Number: M-4013
Credit: 4 PDH
Subject Matter Expert: Harbi Pordal, Ph.D.
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Overview

In Practicing the Science of Computational Fluid Dynamics , you'll learn ...

  • What is CFD and why is it used?
  • The three steps to CFD
  • Geometry and mesh generation
  • Governing equations, boundary conditions, discretization, and linear solvers

Overview

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Credit: 4 PDH

Length: 76 pages

This course provides a working understanding of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and an overview of best practices. It is designed to provide the engineer with basic knowledge to apply CFD, identify and solve real life applications.

This course creates an awareness of the potentials and limitations of this technology. The engineer will be exposed to a wide range of applications and the course offers high benefits to those who have little or no exposure to CFD. Additionally, this course offers engineers involved in CFD an opportunity to sample the wide range of applications that can be solved using CFD methods.

Specific Knowledge or Skill Obtained

This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • What is CFD and why is it used?
  • The three steps to CFD
  • Geometry and mesh generation
  • Governing equations, boundary conditions, discretization, and linear solvers
  • Analyzing CFD results
  • Role of CFD in industry
  • CFD applications, including external aerodynamics, internal flow, compressible flow, buoyancy driven flow, flow in a valve, flow and heat transfer, mixing applications, multiphase flow, and combustion systems
  • Limitations of CFD
  • The next generation of CFD

Certificate of Completion

You will be able to immediately print a certificate of completion after passing a multiple-choice quiz consisting of 20 questions. PDH credits are not awarded until the course is completed and quiz is passed.

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