MACE 42002: Computational Hydraulics

Academic year 2016-2017

Dr David Apsley

Schedule

Teaching Materials

Lecture notes     Coursework (2015-2016)
Governing equations 1. Introduction to CFD
2. Fluid-flow equations
3. Approximations and simplified equations
Slides 1
Slides 2
Slides 3
Answers 1
Answers 2
Answers 3
The finite-volume method 4. The scalar-transport equation
5. Pressure and velocity
6. Time-dependent methods
Slides 4
Slides 5
Slides 6
Answers 4
Answers 5
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Turbulence modelling 7. Turbulence
8. Turbulence modelling
Slides 7
Slides 8
Answers 7
Answers 8
Pre- and post-processing 9. The CFD Process Slides 9 Answers 9
Advanced - not taught to MEng: 10. Advanced turbulence modelling Slides 10 Answers 10
1. StarCCM+: wind loading  
2. STREAM: aerofoils aerofoil.exe
gridaero.exe
streamaero.exe
coordinates.dat
3. StarCCM+: ventilation  

Video Examples

Basic introduction to the use of StarCCM+

Past Exam Papers

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, Numerical answers

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Last updated: 14 October 2016