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SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Training Course

This 2 Day course will take you through SOLIDWORKS FlowSimulation, covering both internal & external scenarios for various fluid flow studies. Learn the entire process of Set-up, Meshing, Running and Refining and SOLIDWORKS CFD Study

Duration - 2 days

Prerequisites – SOLIDWORKS Essentials and Mechanical Design Experience

Day 1

1. Creating a Flow Simulation Project

  • Case Study: Manifold Assembly
  • Problem Description
  • Model Preparation
  • Post-Processing

2. Meshing

  • Case Study: Chemistry Hood
  • Project Description
  • Computational Mesh
  • Basic Mesh
  • Initial Mesh
  • Geometry Resolution
  • Results Resolution/Level of Initial Mesh
  • Control Planes

3. Thermal Analysis

  • Case Study: Electronic Enclosure
  • Project Description
  • Fans
  • Perforated Plates
  • Discussion

4. External Transient Analysis

  • Case Study: Flow Around a Cylinder
  • Problem Description
  • Reynold Number
  • External Flow
  • Transient Analysis
  • Turbulence Intensity
  • Adaptive Mesh Refinement
  • Two-Dimensional Flow
  • Calculating Control Options
  • Time Animation

5. Conjugate Heat Transfer

  • Case Study: Heated Cold Plate
  • Process Description
  • Conjugated Heat Transfer
  • Real Gases

6. EDF Zooming

  • Case Study: Electronics Enclosure
  • Project Description
  • EDF Zooming Process

Day 2

7. Porous Media

  • Case Study: Catalytic Converter
  • Problem Description
  • Define Porous Media
  • Design Modification

8. Rotating Reference frames

  • Rotating Reference Frame
  • Part 1: Averaging
  • Case Study: Table Fan
  • Noise Prediction
  • Part 2: Sliding Mesh
  • Case Study: Blower Fan
  • Tangential Faces of Rotors
  • Time Step
  • Part 3: Axial Periodicity

9. Parametric Study

  • Case Study: Chemistry Hood
  • Project Description
  • Computational Mesh
  • Basic Mesh
  • Initial Mesh
  • Geometry Resolution
  • Results Resolution/Level of Initial
  • Mesh
  • Control Planes

10. Free Surface

  • Case Study: Water Tank
  • Free Surface
  • Theoretical Results
  • Experimental Data

11. Cavitation, Humidity & Particle Trajectory

  • Case Study: Cone Valve
  • Cavitation
  • Relative Humidity
  • Case Study: Cook House
  • Case Study: Hurricane Generator
  • Particle Trajectories

12. Supersonic Flow

  • Supersonic Flow
  • Case Study: Conical Body

13. FEA Load Transfer

  • Case Study: Bill Board FEA
  • Load Transfer from CFD