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Author Versteeg, H. K. (Henk Kaarle), 1955-

Title An introduction to computational fluid dynamics : the finite volume method / H.K. Versteeg and W. Malalasekera
Edition Second edition
Published Harlow, England ; New York : Pearson Education Ltd., 2007


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Description xii, 503 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Conservation laws of fluid motion and boundary conditions -- 3. Turbulence and its modelling -- 4. The finite volume method for diffusion problems -- 5. The finite volume method for convection - diffusion problems -- 6. Solution algorithms for pressure - velocity coupling in steady flows -- 7. Solution of discretised equations -- 8. The finite volume method for unsteady flows -- 9. Implementation of boundary conditions -- 10. Errors and uncertainty in CFD modelling -- 11. Methods for dealing with complex geometries -- 12. CFD modelling of combustion -- 13. Numerical calculation of radiative heat transfer -- App. A. Accuracy of a flow simulation -- App. B. Non-uniform grids -- App. C. Calculation of source terms -- App. D. Limiter functions used in chapter 5 -- App. E. Derivation of one-dimensional governing equations for steady, incompressible flow through a planar nozzle
App. F. Alternative derivation for the term (n . grad [phi]A[subscript i]) in chapter 11
Summary "An Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics is the ideal text for newcomers to the area whether they be undergraduates, graduates, or professionals. It provides thorough yet accessible coverage of commercial finite-volume based CFD codes within the context of the underlying theory, giving the reader a full appreciation of CFD and its numerous engineering applications."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Previous ed.: Harlow: Longman, 1995
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [472]-494) and index
Subject Computational fluid dynamics.
Finite volume method.
Numerical analysis.
Reading List SEM400 recommended text 2021
SEM400 recommended text 2020
SEM400 recommended text 2019
Author Malalasekera, W. (Weeratunge), 1960-
LC no. 2006052528
ISBN 0131274988
Other Titles Computational fluid dynamics : the finite volume method