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OpenFOAM: a two-day advanced course
This two-day course is delivered by Dr. H. Rusche, one of the main developers of OpenFOAM.
Date: September 28, 2011 - September 29, 2011
Location: Scandic Crown Hotel, Gothenburg, Sweden
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Application Areas: General CFD
Softwares: OpenFOAM
Type of Event: Course, International

This course will take place during Gompute User Meeting 2011.
Gompute User meeting, also known as SIMDI, is the Fair for
Simulation and Data Intensive Applications organized by Gompute

This two-day course is delivered by Henrik Rusche, partner
at Wikki Ltd and collaborator of Prof. Hrvoje Jasak.
Over the two days, attendees will be involved in an advanced
course summarized as:
- Advanced OpenFOAM features
- Programming sessions
- ½ day clinic

Topics to be covered include:


-  Overview of OpenFOAM structure
-  Five basic classes in detail: Space and Time Computational
Mesh Field Variable Matrix and Linear System
Discretisation Method
-  Dynamic mesh features in OpenFOAM: automatic
mesh motion and topological changes; dynamic mesh
-  Theory, implementation and use of General Grid Interface
(GGI) features in turbomachinery simulations.
Hands-on session: GGI in practice
-  Programming in OpenFOAM: implementation of function
objects; a new boundary condition; adding physical
model to run-time selection tables


The attendees are asked to bring their day-today
problems on the laptops.
This session will be hands-on. The tutor will be
available to help and answer specific questions.
The clinic aims to provide valuable insights on
how to tackle your problems in OpenFOAM.

Price and Registration details:
Price:  1500 EUR  
Maximum number of attendees: 10
Lunch, coffee breaks, and dinner on 28th   included

More information about these courses may be found at
( Registration may be done by
e-mail to Anne Marie Ohlsson ( or by Phone
on +46 31 18 21 60.
Event record first posted on June 8, 2011, last modified on June 9, 2011

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