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OpenFOAM: a two-day advanced course
This two-day course is delivered by Henrik Rusche, partner at Wikki Ltd and collaborator of Prof. Hrvoje Jasak.
Date: November 23, 2011 - November 24, 2011
Location: IBM European Storage Competence Centre, Mainz, Germany
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Organizer: Gompute
Application Areas: General CFD
Softwares: OpenFOAM
Type of Event: Course, International

Over the two days, attendees will be involved in an advanced
course summarized as:

- Advanced OpenFOAM features
- Programming sessions
- Half day clinic

- Overview of OpenFOAM structure
- Five basic classes in detail: Space and Time Computational
Mesh Field Variable Matrix and Linear System
Discretisation Method
- Dynamic mesh features in OpenFOAM: automatic
mesh motion and topological changes; dynamic mesh
- Theory, implementation and use of General Grid Interface
(GGI) features in turbomachinery simulations.
Hands-on session: GGI in practice
- Programming in OpenFOAM: implementation of function
objects; a new boundary condition; adding physical
model to run-time selection tables


The attendees are asked to bring their day-today
problems on the laptops.
This session will be hands-on. The tutor will be
available to help and answer specific questions.
The clinic aims to provide valuable insights on
how to tackle your problems in OpenFOAM.
Event record first posted on August 10, 2011, last modified on August 13, 2011

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