Course Essentials

Language: English
Prerequisites:
Audience: Computational scientists and engineers, university students
Duration: 2 days, 7 x 2 = 14 hours

Content

– Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics: governing equations and numerical approaches
– Brief Introduction to Turbulence Modelling: RANS, DES and LES
– Introduction to CFD Simulation Steps: pre- and post-processing steps
– Hands-on CFD Application Examples: with open source CFD software
– Hands-on HPC System Usage: discussions on parallel computing

Learning Outcomes

After this course, the audience will
– have preliminary knowledge on CFD and HPC
– have preliminary knowledge on selected CFD application examples
– have the ability to use an open-source CFD software
– have the ability to perform and assess on the parallel performance of CFD simulations

Instructors

Nilay SEZER UZOL is an Assoc. Prof. Dr. at the Department of Aerospace Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey. She received her MS and Ph.D. from the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the Penn-State University, PA, USA in 2006. She also had a High-Performance Computing Graduate Minor from the Institute for High-Performance Computing Applications, PA, USA in 2001. Her research areas are Aerodynamics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, High-Performance Computing, and Wind Energy. (https://user.metu.edu.tr/~nuzol/)

Mehmet KARACA is a Dr. Instructor at the Department of Aerospace Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

Aras SAYGIN is a PhD Candidate at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

Özgür Uğraş BARAN is an Assoc. Prof. Dr. at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.

Contact

ncc@ulakbim.gov.tr