Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020

     

MECH 454 901 (CRN: 12315)

COMPUTATIONAL FLUID MECHANICS

Long Title: COMPUTATIONAL FLUID MECHANICS
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Instructor: Tezduyar, Tayfun E.
Meeting: 9:40AM - 11:00AM TR FULLY ONLINE (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: MECH 371 OR CEVE 363 OR CHBE 401 OR BIOE 420 OR CHBE 420
Section Max Enrollment: 60
Section Enrolled: 19
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 60
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 30
Enrollment data as of: 28-NOV-2022 3:07AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
11-DEC-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM F TBA TBA
 
Description: Fundamental concepts of finite element methods in fluid mechanics, including spatial discretization and numerical integration in multidimensions, time-integration, and solution of nonlinear ordinary differential equation systems. Advanced numerical stabilization techniques designed for fluid mechanics problems. Strategies for solution of complex, real-world problems. Topics in large-scale computing, parallel processing, and visualization. Prerequisites may be taken concurrently. Cross-list: CEVE 454, CEVE 554, MECH 554, BIOE 454, BIOE 554. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for MECH 454 if student has credit for MECH 554.