2.29 Numerical Fluid Mechanics


Class Info

Introduction to numerical methods and MATLAB: errors, condition numbers and roots of equations. Navier-Stokes. Direct and iterative methods for linear systems. Finite differences for elliptic, parabolic and hyperbolic equations. Fourier decomposition, error analysis and stability. High-order and compact finite-differences. Finite volume methods. Time marching methods. Navier-Stokes solvers. Grid generation. Finite volumes on complex geometries. Finite element methods. Spectral methods. Boundary element and panel methods. Turbulent flows. Boundary layers. Lagrangian Coherent Structures. Includes a final research project.

This class has 18.075, 2.006, 2.016, 2.06, 2.20, and 2.25 as prerequisites.

2.29 will be offered this semester (Spring 2019). It is instructed by P. F. J. Lermusiaux.

Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 1-150.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

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