B.E. Mechanical Engineering:Computational Fluid DynamicsThapar University
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First Year: Semester I
First Year: Semester-II
Electrical and Electronic Science
Second Year- Semester - I
Numerical and Statistical Methods
Material Science and Engineering
Kinematics of Machines
Mechanics of Deformable Bodies
Second Year- Semester – II
Measurement Science and Techniques
Power Generation and Economics
Machine Design – I
Dynamics of Machines
Computer Aided Design
Human Values, Ethics and IPR
Measurement and Metrology Lab
Third Year- Semester – I
Industrial Metallurgy and Materials
Machine Design – II
Total Quality Management
Summer Training(6 Weeks during summer vacations after 2nd year)
Third Year- Semester – II
Industrial Training (6 Weeks )
Fourth Year- Semester – I
Heat and Mass Transfer
Computer Aided Manufacturing
Production Planning and Control
Mechanical Vibrations and Condition Monitoring
Fourth Year- Semester – II
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Introduction: Motivation and role of computational fluid dynamics; concept of modeling and simulation.
Governing Equations of Fluid Dynamics: Continuity equation; momentum equation; energy equation; various simplifications; dimensionless equations and parameters; convective and conservation forms; incompressible invicid flows Basic flows; source panel method; vortex panel method.
Nature of Equations: Classification of PDE, general behavior of parabolic, elliptic and hyperbolic equations; boundary and initial conditions.
Finite Difference Method: Discretization; various methods of finite differencing; stability; method of solutions.
Incompressible Viscous Flows: Stream function-vorficity formulation; primitive variable formulation; solution for pressure; applications to internal flows and boundary layer flows.
Finite Element Method: Introduction; variational and weighted residual formulations; different types of elements; shape functions; local and global formulations; applications to single flow problems.