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Introduction to CFD using OpenFOAM and Python

A fundamental three month course on Computational Fluid Dynamics using OpenFOAM and Python.

12 weeks long course | 100% Online

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Project based learning with 2 industry level projects that learners can showcase on LinkedIn.

Learn Key Tools & Technologies OpenFOAM, Python, Paraview

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Syllabus

This course is full of best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry experts in the form of videos and projects

Course Overview

  • Students will gain skills in areas including OpenFOAM software, Python coding, Paraview, Post Processing Results, Setting Up CFD Problems, etc.
  • Students will gain knowledge, including concepts of PDE, fluid mechanics, numerical methods, error analysis, density and pressure based solvers, etc.

Course Syllabus

On a daily basis we talk to companies in the likes of Tata Elxsi and Mahindra to fine tune our curriculum.

Week 01-Introduction to CFD (Definition, Process, Advantages)

  • In this week the following topics are covered
    • Introduction to CFD
    • Introduction to PDE
    • Introduction to Navier Stokes Equation

Week 02-Numerical Solution to NS Equation

  • In this week. the following topics are covered
    • Discretization Techniques
    • Order of Accuracy
    • Finite Difference Method
    • Iterative Solvers

Week 03-Introduction to Python

  • In this week, the following topics are covered
    • Introduction to Python
    • Data types and Memory model
    • Condition and Loops
    • Packages
    • 2D Heat Conduction Equation
    • FDM Solution of 2D Heat Conduction Equation

Week 04-Finite Volume Method

  • In this week, the following topics are covered
    • Finite Volume Method
    • Linear Convection Equation
    • Numerical Stability and convergence

Week 05-1D Nonlinear convection equation

  • In this week, the following topics are covered
    • 1D Non-Linear Convection Equation
    • Theory and Numerical Analysis
    • Neumann Stability Analysis
    • Numerical Dissipation and Dispersion
    • High-Resolution Scheme

Week 06-Discretization of Euler Equation

  • In this week, the following topics are covered
    • Compressible Euler Equation
    • Implicit and Explicit Discretization
    • Flux Estimation
    • Boundary Conditions
    • OpenFOAM Installation
    • Testing OpenFOAM
    • Folder Structure

Week 07-Solving 1D Supersonic Nozzle Flow using AUSM Method

  • In this week, the following topics are covered
    • Quasi 1D Euler Equation
    • FVM Discretization of Euler Equation
    • Quasi 1D CD Nozzle
    • Inviscid Solution for 1D CD Nozzle
    • OpenFOAM Solution for Quasi 1D CD Nozzle

Week 08-Solving Backward Facing Steps using OpenFOAM

  • In this week, the following topics are covered
    • Backwards Facing Step-Problem Statement
    • OpenFOAM Solution
    • Solver Setup and Schemes
    • Boundary Condition
    • Turbulence Models
    • Post-process Results
    • OpenFOAM Post-process
    • Paraview Post-process
    • Study the impact of scheme and turbulence
    • Linear, Upwind, and Limited Linear Schemes
    • Wall Function and Turbulence Model

Week 09-Introduction to OpenFOAM Capabilities

  • In this week, the following topics are covered
    • OpenFOAM capabilities
    • Solvers
    • Schemes
    • Models
    • Utilities
    • Pressure Based Solvers
    • Pressure Equation
    • SIMPLE and PISO Algorithm
    • Checkerboard Problem
    • 2D Lid-Driven problem

Our courses have been designed by industry experts to help students achieve their dream careers

Industry Projects

Our projects are designed by experts in the industry to reflect industry standards. By working through our projects, Learners will gain a practical understanding of what they will take on at a larger-scale in the industry. In total, there are 2 Projects that are available in this program.

Derive FVM formulation for 2D Heat conduction equation

Creating and developing software to derive a Finite Volume Method formulation for 2D heat conduction equation

Solve low speed (laminar) flow over the cylinder with conjugate heat transfer in OpenFOAM

Study of laminar flow over a cylinder with conjugate heat transfer under different convections using OpenFOAM

Our courses have been designed by industry experts to help students achieve their dream careers

Ratings & Reviews by Learners

Skill-Lync has received honest feedback from our learners around the globe.

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4.6

Instructors profiles

Our courses are designed by leading academicians and experienced industry professionals.

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1 industry expert

Our instructors are industry experts along with a passion to teach.

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15 years in the experience range

Instructors with 15 years extensive industry experience.

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Areas of expertise

  • CFD
  • Aerodynamics

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