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MEC4447 - Computers in fluids and energy

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Engineering

Leader: M C Thompson


Clayton Second semester 2007 (Day)
Malaysia Second semester 2007 (Day)


An introduction to computational fluid dynamics with applications to industrial and theoretical problems in fluid mechanics and energy transfer. The equations governing fluid flow and heat transfer. The properties of these equations and the relevance to obtaining computer solutions. The various methods and models used in CFD. An introduction to commercial packages and their application to relevant industrial and theoretical problems in heat transfer and fluid dynamics.


Examination (2 hours): 70%
Assignment: 30%

Contact hours

22 lectures and 22 hours of practice and computer laboratory classes


MEC3465 (or MAE3965) and MEC3469