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OpenFOAM User + Advanced training - May 2013
User and Advanced OpenFOAM training course for all who want to learn/improve using OpenFOAM CFD toolbox.
Date: May 13, 2013 - May 16, 2013
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
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Organizer: CFD Support s.r.o.
Softwares: OpenFOAM
Deadlines: May 10, 2013 (registration)
Type of Event: Course, International

User OpenFOAM course is suitable to all those who are new
to OpenFOAM, have no experience in this area whatsoever,
but it may be also of interesting for those who have already
experienced OpenFOAM in the past and want to improve their
skills. In two days, divided into four thematic sections,
the trainee receives an overview of the possibilities of
OpenFOAM. They learn to run different types of CFD
simulations, set the boundary conditions and parameters for
calculations, prepare computational meshes and evaluate results.

Advanced level OpenFOAM training course is suitable for
participants of User training and also for those who already
have a solid OpenFOAM user experience and want to continue
and develop their special skills even further. The two-day
advanced training is also spread into four thematic blocks.
You will look at the source code and gradually implement and
test advanced techniques for preprocessing, postprocessing,
editing solvers, boundary conditions and turbulence models.

User OpenFOAM training
  -  what is OpenFOAM, phylosophy and its structure
  -  basic orientation in Linux/UNIX environment
  -  basic grid generation - blockMesh
  -  case setup - initial and boundary conditions
  -  parallel computing
  -  results evaluation using OpenFOAM and ParaView
  -  advanced grid generation - snappyHexMesh
  -  boundary conditions and solvers in OpenFOAM (overwiev)
  -  turbulence modeling
  -  external aerodynamics of car
  -  modeling of rotation, moving meshes, multiphase flows
  -  advanced postprocessing, monitoring of convergence 

Advanced OpenFOAM training
  -  orientation in the source code of OpenFOAM
  -  implementation of the new OpenFOAM solver
  -  illustration of mesh refinement
  -  implementation of utilities for preproc./postprocessing
  -  multiphysics: flows with heat transfer and conduction
  -  coupling of different mesh types - multi-region case
  -  implementation of the new boundary conduction
  -  creating and tuning of turbulence models
  -  advanced external aerodynamics of car
  -  specialized functions in ParaView
  -  postprocessing in GnuPlot (2D graphs of selected alues)
  -  command line scripting (bash)
Event record first posted on April 8, 2013, last modified on April 8, 2013

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