Welcome to the online course on “CFD Analysis & Optimization of Complex Industrial Problems with SolidWorks”! This course is designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and its application in solving complex industrial problems using SolidWorks software.
CFD is a powerful tool for simulating fluid flow and heat transfer in a variety of industrial applications, such as aerospace, automotive, energy, and manufacturing. By using CFD, engineers and designers can optimize designs, reduce development time and costs, and improve product performance and efficiency.
SolidWorks is a leading 3D computer-aided design (CAD) software that enables designers and engineers to create and visualize complex parts and assemblies. SolidWorks also provides integrated CFD capabilities, making it a popular choice for engineers who need to perform fluid flow and thermal simulations.
Throughout this course, you will learn the fundamental principles of CFD, including the governing equations, numerical methods, and boundary conditions. You will also learn how to use SolidWorks CFD software to build and analyze complex models, including fluid flow, heat transfer, and multiphase problems. By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to tackle challenging industrial problems using CFD analysis with SolidWorks.
This comprehensive course provides a thorough understanding of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) using SolidWorks 2020. Participants will learn how to use CFD analysis to optimize complex industrial problems. This course covers all aspects of CFD, from theory to practical applications, and is suitable for beginners and intermediate users of SolidWorks 2020.
Unit 1- Internal Fluid Flow Analysis & Optimization:
(i) CFD Fluid Mixing using SolidWorks Flow Simulation
(ii) CFD Analysis & Optimization of A Catalytic Converter
(iii) CFD Analysis of a Counter Flow Heat Exchanger
(iv) CFD Analysis & Optimization of a Condenser Heat Exchanger
(v) CFD Analysis of a Cross-Flow Heat Exchanger
(vi) CFD Analysis Through a Venturi-Meter
(vii) CFD Analysis of a Plate Heat Exchanger
(viii) CFD Dynamic Behavior of Fluid flow through pipe
(ix) CFD Analysis & Optimization of A Shell Tube Heat Exchanger
Unit 2 – Flow through Turbomachines & Optimization:
(x) CFD Analysis Parametric Study & Optimization of a Centrifugal Pump
(xi) CFD Wind Tunnel with Porous Medium
(xii) CFD Analysis & Optimization of Wind Tunnel through a Fan & Heat Sink (Conjugate Heat Transfer Analysis)
Unit 3 – Multiphase Flow:
(xiii) The Best CFD Tank Sloshing (Free Surface Technique)
(xiv) CFD Analysis inside a Cup – Convection using SolidWorks Free Surface Technique
(xv) CFD Analysis & Optimization of an Electrical Kettle (Free Surface Technique)
Unit 4 – Thermal Management:
(xvi) CFD Conjugate Heat Transfer Analysis & Optimization
(xvii) Laptop Cooling with Heat Pipe – CFD Analysis & Parametric Study
(xviii) CFD Analysis & Flow Optimization Through a PC
(xix) CFD Analysis of an Exhaust Gas System of Petrol Engine
Unit 5 – Aerodynamics:
(xx) CFD (Aerodynamic) Analysis of a Car
(xxi) CFD (Aerodynamic) Analysis of a Bi-Cycle
What Will You Learn?
- Students will be able to understand the fundamentals of CFD and its applications in industry.
- Develop a solid understanding of fluid mechanics and heat transfer.
- Create and set up simulations using SolidWorks 2020.
- Conduct CFD simulations, analyze results and optimize designs.
- Understand how to validate simulation results with experimental data.
- Interpret and report CFD results to stakeholders.
Internal Fluid Flow Analysis & Optimization
CFD Fluid Mixing using SolidWorks Flow Simulation16:08
CFD Analysis & Optimization of A Catalytic Converter19:37
CFD Analysis of a Counter Flow Heat Exchanger28:50
CFD Analysis & Optimization of a Condenser Heat Exchanger26:28
CFD Analysis of a Cross-Flow Heat Exchanger19:29
CFD Analysis Through a Venturi-Meter using SolidWorks Flow Simulation20:23
CFD Analysis of a Plate Heat Exchanger using SolidWorks Flow Simulation35:12
CFD Dynamic Behavior of Fluid flow through pipe21:15
CFD Analysis & Optimization of A Shell Tube Heat Exchanger26:20