Daniel Werner Meyer-Massetti: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2021

Name PD Dr. Daniel Werner Meyer-Massetti
FieldStochastische Methoden in Ingenieuranwendungen
Institut für Fluiddynamik
ETH Zürich, ML H 57
Sonneggstrasse 3
8092 Zürich
Telephone+41 44 633 92 73
DepartmentMechanical and Process Engineering

151-0208-00LComputational Methods for Flow, Heat and Mass Transfer Problems4 credits4GD. W. Meyer-Massetti
AbstractNumerical methods for the solution of flow, heat & mass transfer problems are presented and illustrated by analytical & computer exercises.
ObjectiveKnowledge of and practical experience with discretization and solution methods for computational fluid dynamics and heat and mass transfer problems
Content- Introduction with application examples, steps to a numerical solution
- Classification of PDEs, application examples
- Finite differences
- Finite volumes
- Method of weighted residuals, spectral methods, finite elements
- Stability analysis, consistency, convergence
- Numerical solution methods, linear solvers
The learning materials are illustrated with practical examples.
Lecture notesSlides to be completed during the lecture will be handed out.
LiteratureReferences are provided during the lecture. Notes in close agreement with the lecture material are available (in German).
Prerequisites / NoticeBasic knowledge in fluid dynamics, thermodynamics and programming (lecture: "Models, Algorithms and Data: Introduction to Computing")