Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) (CH811)


M.Tech (EST)


Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

04 (3-1-0)


Governing equation of fluid dynamics , nature of PDE and boundary conditions, Turbulence and its modelling, Finite Volume discretization method for steady and transient flow problems, Numerical solution of the incompressible flows using Explicit, Implicit time marching schemes, Implicit Pressure correction algorithms, Fundamentals of grid generation.


J. H. Ferziger and M. Peric , "Computational Methods for Fluid Dynamics", Springer, Germany (2002).
H. Tennekes and J.L Lumley, “A first course in turbulence”. The MIT Press (1972).
David C. Wilcox ," Turbulence Modeling for CFD", DCW Industries, Inc.(2006).
Versteeg, H. K. and Malalasekara, W. (2008). Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics: The Finite Volume Method. 2nd Edition, Pearson Education.
Jr., John D. Anderson (2017). Computational Fluid Dynamics the Basics with applications, McGraw Hill Education


Chemical Engineering

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