AME 90936 Computational Fluid Mechanics


#  Topic  Date  Work due  

PART I: Introduction and Basic Concepts 

1  Introduction, what is CFD, its history and what we will cover.
Video, PowerPointSlides, Harlow's Article 
Jan. 18  .  
2  The AdvectionDiffusion Equation.
Audio Only (sorry!), PowerPointSlides, 
Jan. 23  .  
3  Solving the NavierStokes equations using the streamfunctionvorticity formulation
Video, PowerPointSlides,  Jan. 25  .  
4  The NavierStokes Equations
Video, PowerPointSlides, Lecture Notes 
Jan. 30  HW 1  
5 
Solving the NavierStokes equations using the pressurevelocity formulation
Video, PowerPointSlides, MAC code 
Jan. 30  .  
PART II: Solving Partial Differential Equations 

6  Characteristics and classification of PDEs
Video, PowerPointSlides, Lecture Notes 
Feb. 1  Project 1  
7  Advection I
Video, PowerPointSlides,  Feb. 6  HW 2  
8  Advection II
Video, PowerPointSlides, 
Feb. 6  .  
9  Advection III
Video, PowerPointSlides, 
Feb. 8  .  
10  Euler Equations I
PowerPointSlides, 
Feb. 27  HW 3  
11  Euler Equations II
PowerPointSlides, Euler2DZBupwOblique code 
March 1  Project 2  
12  Solutions of Parabolic and Advection Diffusion Equations
PowerPointSlides, 
March 6  HW 4  
13  Solutions of Elliptic Equations I
PowerPointSlides, 
March 6  .  
14  Solutions of Elliptic Equations II
PowerPointSlides, 
March 8  HW 5  
15  Advanced NS Solvers
PowerPointSlides, 
March 20  .  
16  Complex Domains I
PowerPointSlides, 
March 20  HW 6  
17  Complex Domains II
PowerPointSlides, 
March 27  .  
18  Complex Domains III & Visualization
PowerPointSlides, 
March 27  HW 7  
19  Other Methods for CFD
PowerPointSlides, 
March 29  Project 3  
20  Other Methods for CFD & Software
PowerPointSlides, 
April 3  HW 8  
PART III: Introduction to Advanced Topics 

21  Verification & Validation and UQ
PowerPointSlides, 
April 5  .  
22  Methods to Track Moving Interfaces
PowerPointSlides, 
April 10  HW 9  
23  Simple Code for Multiphase Flow
PowerPointSlides, 
April 12  .  
24  Direct Numerical Simulations
PowerPointSlides, 
April 24  HW 10  
25  Studies of Multiphase Flows
PowerPointSlides, 
April 26  HW 10  
26  Computer Science Issues
PowerPointSlides, 
May 1  HW 11  
27  Catchup and Review
PowerPointSlides, 
May 3  Project 4 