Benefits of attending the course

After the course, participants will be able to:

    • Has a basic concept of finite volume method; master the essential Linux commands and common functions of OpenFOAM software.

    • Knowledge of how to model and track results

    • Mastering how to handle the results after the simulation

    • Understand the sequence of basic CFD simulation problem creation


For all subjects wishing to calculate and simulate fluid using OpenFOAM software

Information session

    • Course type: online and offline.

    • Lecturer in charge: Team with many years of experience working in the field of CFD simulation.

    • Duration: 30 hours

    • Learning materials provided during learning.

Study program

Software introduction

    • Program setting

    • 3D modeling software

    • Grid-sharing software

    • The calculation application of CFD

    • Advantages and disadvantages compared to experiments

Fluid mechanics theory and grid standards

    • Introduce the Navier-Stock equation

    • Introduction of finite volume method

    • Types of nets supported

    • Grid standards

    • Automatic meshing with snappyHexMesh in OpenFOAM

Calculate and simulate

    • Choose the calculation model

    • Fluid material specifications

    • Establish boundary conditions (BCs)

    • View results and process simulation results

The puppet line pattern

    • Introduction of puppet models

    • LES, RANS are popular in industry.

    • Methods of selecting tangled models.

Convergence standards

    • Tracking converges on points and faces

Modeling some practical cases

    • Heat Transfer.

    • Current through rotor or turbine.

    • Multi-phase current.