Course program:

 

  • 1. Basics

    • Basics of numerical Simulation using Lagrangian Particle Tracking (LPT)

    • Configuration of OpenFOAM environment

       

  • 2. Numerical simulation of particle laden flows

    • Governing equations

    • 1/2 and 4 way coupling

    • Model build up

    • Mesh requirements

    • Variation of OpenFOAM settings

    • Runtime-Analysis

    • PostProcessing of the results

  • 3. Numerical implementation in OpenFOAM

    • Overview of paricle classes

    • Understanding of the source code

    • Using OpenFOAM Syntax

    • Tutorial: Simulation of simple particle laden flows in OpenFOAM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • 4. Coupling Euler / LPT in OpenFOAM

    • Concept of implentation and usage

    • Numerical failure analysis / mesh settings 

    • Solversettings for simulation speed up 

    • Variation of particle properties 

    • Tutorial: Implementation of a new Euler-Lagrange solver

 

  • 5. Usage of LPT algorithmn

    • Application of the implemented solver

    • Running the solver / steady and transient eulerian fluid

    • Variation of boundary conditions and particle properties 

    • Best practice guides

    • Simulation speed up

    • Tutorials: Practial usage for different examples