Computational Fluid Dynamics

Computational Fluid Dynamics

by T. J. Chung

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107425255
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 06/23/2014
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 1058
Product dimensions: 6.81(w) x 9.69(h) x 1.69(d)

About the Author

T. J. Chung is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Alabama, Huntsville. His research interests include numerical simulation of quantum gravity, plasma dynamics in fusion reactors, hypersonic turbulent flows, computational fluid dynamics, continuum mechanics, numerical modeling of combustion and propulsion, fluid dynamics, and heat and mass transfer. He has also authored seven other books, including General Continuum Mechanics and Applied Continuum Mechanics, both published by Cambridge University Press.

Table of Contents

Part I. Preliminaries: 1. Introduction; 2. Governing equations; Part II. Finite Difference Methods: 3. Derivation of finite difference equations; 4. Solution methods of finite difference equations; 5. Incompressible viscous flows via finite difference methods; 6. Compressible flows via finite difference methods; 7. Finite volume methods via finite difference methods; Part III. Finite Element Methods: 8. Introduction to finite element methods; 9. Finite element interpolation functions; 10. Linear problems; 11. Nonlinear problems/convection-dominated flows; 12. Incompressible viscous flows via finite element methods; 13. Compressible flows via finite element methods; 14. Miscellaneous weighted residual methods; 15. Finite volume methods via finite element methods; 16. Relationships between finite differences and finite elements and other methods; Part IV. Automatic Grid Generation, Adaptive Methods and Computing Techniques: 17. Structured grid generation; 18. Unstructured grid generation; 19. Adaptive methods; 20. Computing techniques; Part V. Applications: 21. Applications to turbulence; 22. Applications to chemically reactive flows and combustion; 23. Applications to acoustics; 24. Applications to combined mode radiative heat transfer; 25. Applications to multiphase flows; 26. Applications to electromagnetic flows; 27. Applications to relativistic astrophysical flows; Appendices.

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