[ MEMWHVONMSM ] VL Numerical Methods in Fluid Mechanics

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Mechatronics Stefan Pirker 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Mechatronics 2012W
Objectives Conveying the basics of the numerical treatment of fluid flows (CFD), discussion of practice-related examples
Subject - Governing equations of fluid mechanics and their mathematical properties
- Finite Volume discretisation
- Application of the discretisation methods to the Navier-Stokes equations
- Modelling of turbulence
- Modelling of multi-phase flows
Criteria for evaluation Written and/or oral exam
Methods Lecture by means of a script
Language German; if requested: English
Study material F. Durst: Grundlagen der Strömungsmechanik, Springer Verlag, 2006.
J. H. Ferziger, M. Peric: Computational Methods for Fluid Dynamics, Springer Verlag, 1996.
St. B. Pope: Turbulent Flows, Cambridge University Press, 2000.
J. D. Anderson: Computational Fluid Dynamics, McGraw-Hill, 1995.
Changing subject? No
Further information Accompanying practical training
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence