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Essentials of Computational Fluid Dynamics

1st Edition

By Jens-Dominik Mueller

CRC Press

239 pages

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Covered from the vantage point of a user of a commercial flow package, Essentials of Computational Fluid Dynamics provides the information needed to competently operate a commercial flow solver. This book provides a physical description of fluid flow, outlines the strengths and weaknesses of computational fluid dynamics (CFD), presents the basics o

Table of Contents

Introduction. Governing Equations. Discretisation. Analysis of Discretisations. Boundary Conditions and Flow Physics. Turbulence Modelling. Mesh Quality and Grid Generation. Analysis of the Results. Case Studies. Appendix. Bibliography.

About the Author

Dr. Jens-Dominik Mueller is a senior lecturer in the School of Engineering and Materials Science at Queen Mary, University of London, UK. He graduated with a Dipl.-Ing in mechanical engineering in 1989 from the Technical University of Munich, obtained a VKI Diploma in aeronautics from the Von Karman Institute in Brussels in 1990, and an MSc and PhD in aerospace engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1996. He held research and academic positions at CERFACS, Toulouse, Oxford University and Queen's University Belfast. He is the author of more than 40 publications and has organized numerous international conferences.

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