066-0423-00L  Application of CFD in Buildings

SemesterHerbstsemester 2018
DozierendeD. Lakehal
Periodizitätjährlich wiederkehrende Veranstaltung
LehrspracheEnglisch
KommentarBeschränkte Teilnehmerzahl.
Belegung nur in Absprache mit dem Dozenten möglich.


KurzbeschreibungFundamentals, Applications and Project works in the area of CFD in buildings.
LernzielUnderstanding:
- Basic principles of fluid flow & heat transfer
- Basic concepts of CFD
- Validation and verification, practical guidelines

Application and project works of CFD in buildings including the fields of:
- Building aerodynamics
- Steady vs. unsteady wind loads on urban structures
- Air pollution and contaminant dispersion
- Indoor ventilation
- CFD for renewable energy (solar) in the urban physics
InhaltI. Fundamentals
- Basic principles of fluid flow & heat transfer
- Laminar versus turbulent flow
- Forced vs. natural convection
- Basic concepts of CFD (Discretization, schemes, etc.)
- Turbulence modelling
- Near-wall treatment
- Validation and verification, practical guidelines

II. Applications
CFD for:
- Building aerodynamics
- Steady vs. unsteady wind loads on urban structures
- Air pollution and contaminant dispersion
- Indoor ventilation
- CFD for renewable energy in the urban physics: Wind loads on roof-mounted solar photovoltaic arrays, coupled solar-wind energy generation applications, etc.

III. Project work
- Geometry and grid generation (from CAD to domain meshing)
- Exp. wind engineering
- Boundary conditions, solver settings and solution
- Data Post-processing
- Validation and error estimation
- Hands-on-Training
- Presentation
SkriptMaterial will be sent to the students before the start of the course.
LiteraturWe will update the material in due time.