CFD Events Calendar, Event Record #17670
OpenFOAM IntroductoryTraining, Brisbane, Australia - 3rd & 4th October 2013
This two-day hands-on course in Brisbane is designed to
enable CFD practitioners to start using OpenFOAM for
practical computations. The methodology employed consists of
a series of lectures that provide a general understanding of
October 3, 2013 - October 4, 2013
Room Q601, QUT, Gardens Point Campus, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Dr Darrin Stephens
October 2, 2013 (registration)
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Dr Darrin Stephens will deliver this two-day course at the
The University of Queensland, Gardens Point Campus,
Brisbane. The two day introductory training in OpenFOAM is
designed to enable CFD practitioners to start using OpenFOAM
for practical computations. The methodology employed
consists of a series of lectures that provide a general
understanding of OpenFOAM topics followed by hands-on work.
No knowledge of the OpenFOAM library is assumed. Rudimentary
Linux commands and their relationship to hands-on examples
are explained. This training focuses on the OpenFOAM
Foundation version 2.1.1 of OpenFOAM.
Participants will be able to use OpenFOAM independently in
their daily work after this training.
Overview of Linux commands
OpenFOAM: A library for Scientific Computing
Mesh generation, conversion and set-up: importing Fluent meshes,
Material properties, initial and boundary conditions,
Running the solver,
Finite Volume Discretisation: theoretical base of OpenFOAM,
Field initialisation, post-processing and field probes,
Mesh generation with Pointwise,
Turbulence models and boundary conditions,
Using OpenFOAM in parallel.
A hard copy of the training notes will be provided together
with a USB stick with a working copy of the OpenFOAM and
workshop files from the course.
**For hands-on examples, attendees are required to bring
their own laptop (PC). A USB thumb drive with OpenFOAM
installed will be provided**
There are no special requirements on CFD or a programming
Price and Registration details:
*Industry: $1200 inc GST per person.
*Academic: $800 inc GST per person.
*Student: $600 inc GST per person.
*Maximum number of attendees:15
*Lunch & coffee breaks are provided.
Event record first posted on August 16, 2013, last modified on August 17, 2013
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