NUMERICAL METHODS FOR FLUID MACHINERY AND ENERGY SYSTEMS

NUMERICAL METHODS FOR FLUID MACHINERY AND ENERGY SYSTEMS

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Code
60122
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
6 credits during the 2nd year of 9270 Mechanical Engineering - Energy and Aeronautics (LM-33) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
ING-IND/08
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Mechanical Engineering - Energy and Aeronautics)
semester
1° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course is aimed at presenting current CFD methods for fluid-machinery and industrial applications. The student will learn the basic numerical tecniques that form the backbone of commercial packages for CFD applications and will develop a critical attitude toward the use of the above technology, already widely used in industry for product design and development.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course is aimed at presenting current CFD methods for fluid-machinery and industrial applications. The student will learn the basic numerical tecniques that form the backbone of commercial packages for CFD applications and will develop a critical attitude toward the use of the above technology, already widely used in industry for product design and development.

Teaching methods

Lectures

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The course is organised with the following topics:

  • governing equations and boundary conditions;
  • discretisation methods and numerical schemes;
  • CFD techniques for compressible and incompressible flows;
  • introduction to turbulence modeling;
  • grid generation methods;
  • complex flow models (reactive, multicomponent, multiphase flows);
  • CFD applications to fluid machinery analysis;
  • CFD applications to industrial flow problems.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

J. Anderson: “Computational Fluid-Dynamics”, McGraw-Hill, 1995;

C.Hirsch: "Numerical Computation of Internal and External Flows ", voll. I-II, Wiley&Sons, 1989

J.Tannehill, D.Anderson, R.Pletcher: “Computational Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer“,McGraw-Hill, 1984;

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: by appointment

Exam Board

DANIELE SIMONI (President)

DAVIDE LENGANI (President)

CARLO CRAVERO (President)

FRANCESCA SATTA

ANDREA CATTANEI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lectures

LESSONS START

Following official calender from Scuola Politecnica

ORARI

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NUMERICAL METHODS FOR FLUID MACHINERY AND ENERGY SYSTEMS

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral exam

Assessment methods

Questions on teching program and discussion of application cases