COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Computational Fluid Dynamics MES   421 7 3 3 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Asst.Prof.Dr. Göktürk Memduh ÖZKAN
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Assistants
Goals
Upskill the ability to do flow analysis using Fluent package program
Content
Solution of Navier-Stokes equations on various flow volumes using numerical methods

Learning Outcomes
1) Understanding of the finite volume method
2) Solution of the Navier-Stokes equations
3) Formation of a proper flow domain with respect to a specific problem and definition of boundary conditions
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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Student become equipped with the basic knowledge of math, science and engineering
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Students gain a command of basic concepts, theories and principles in mechanical engineering
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Students are able to design and carry out experiments in the basic fields of mechanical engineering, and interpret the results and the data obtained from the experiments
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Students become equipped with a variety of skills and knowledge regarding engineering techniques
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Students are able to design a system, component or process in order to meet the needs of various engineering problems within technical, economic, environmental, manufacturability, and sustainability limits.
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Students independently review and learn the applications in an enterprise, make a critical assessment of the problems faced with, formulate problems and propose solutions by selecting the proper technique
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Students take initiative in identification, design, development and use of a product or production process.
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Students become aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and continuously self-renew
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Students use English effectively for technical or non-technical topics orally or in wirtten form.
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Students become effective in using computer, computer-aided drafting, design, analysis, and presentation
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Students have good communicatino skills with a tendency to work in teams, and are able to work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary team
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Students become aware of the technical and ethical responsibilities, as well as being inquisitive and innovative
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 An Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics and ANSYS-Fluent Course notes Lecture
2 Finite Volume Methods Course notes Lecture
3 Finite Volume Methods Course notes Lecture
4 Generating the 2D flow domain and meshing techniques in ANSYS-Fluent Course notes Lecture
Drilland Practice
5 Solution techniques in ANSYS-Fluent and their application Course notes Lecture
Drilland Practice
Problem Solving
6 Modelling the flow through a circular pipe and flow analysis for different Reynolds numbers Course notes Lecture
Motivations to Show
Problem Solving
Homework
7 Post processing of the data evaluated by ANSYS-Fluent Course notes Lecture
Drilland Practice
Motivations to Show
Problem Solving
Homework
8 Mid-Term Exam -
9 Generating the 3D flow domain and meshing techniques in ANSYS-Fluent Course notes Lecture
Motivations to Show
10 Üç boyutlu akış analizi uygulaması Course notes Lecture
Motivations to Show
Problem Solving
11 Flow analysis around a circular cylinder with varying Reynolds numbers Course notes
12 Flow analysis around a circular cylinder with varying Reynolds numbers Course notes
13 Flow analysis on an airfoil Course notes Homework
14 Flow analysis on an airfoil Course notes Homework
15 Flow analysis and simplification techniques for complicated flows Course notes Lecture
Motivations to Show
Problem Solving
Homework
16-17 Term Exams -

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