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CFD Analysis of Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow Problems Using FEM and FVM
The event aims at providing detailed theoretical background with examples on applications of finite-element and finite-volume methods to solve heat transfer as well as fluid flow problems.
Date: July 3, 2017 - July 6, 2017
Location: Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT(ISM) Dhanbad, Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India
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Organizer: Dr. Subhankar Sen, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT(ISM) Dhanbad
Deadlines: June 20, 2017 (registration)
Type of Event: Course, National

A Four days Short Term Course on CFD Analysis of Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow Problems Using FEM and FVM; 3rd July-6th July 2017; Topics to be covered: Introduction to Finite Volume Method: review of continuum equations and illustrations of heat conduction and convection-diffusion problems; Introduction to Finite Element Method: method of weighted residuals, gradient, divergence and Green-Gauss theorems, strong and weak or variational forms; Shape and weight functions, connectivity array and implementation of specified, natural, convective boundary conditions; Concepts of Galerkin and Petrov-Galerkin formulations; Numerical integration to find the entries of element matrices, vectors; Assembled matrix formation for single and multiple degrees-of-freedom; Solution of assembled matrix equation system; Illustration with complete solution of Poisson equation for heat conduction in two-dimensions, convection-diffusion equation in one-dimension using linear and quadratic elements; Discretization of two-dimensional Navier-Stokes equations using coupled formulation, LBB condition, staggered and collocated arrangement, stabilization against velocity and pressure oscillations; Step by step illustration of global matrix-vector formation using stabilized FEM on collocated mesh for two-dimensional lid-driven cavity; Structured mesh generation using Fortran programming, illustration of solved problems on flow and heat transfer.
Event record first posted on April 11, 2017, last modified on April 13, 2017

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