Open-source Computational Fluid Dynamics - Advanced

PhD course, AAU, Copenhagen Campus, 2021

Course in Open-source Computational Fluid Dynamics is a course for PhD students. The three-day course introduces students to more advanced aspects of OpenFOAM as a CFD tool and gives them hands-on experience in using OpenFOAM. The course is run together with Johan Rønby and Kristian Christoffersen.

What is taught

  • Automatic workflows in Paraview using scripting
  • Simple C++ programming
  • Using Python for automatising workflows including optimisation loop
  • Creating a new solver, boundary condition and function object