Computational Fluid Dynamics I

Host University

University of Virginia


Fall 2023

Course Number

MAE 6270-600


Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


Haibo Dong

Course Information

Includes the solution of flow and heat transfer problems involving steady and transient convective and diffusive transport; superposition and panel methods for inviscid flow, finite-difference methods for elliptic, parabolic and hyperbolic partial differential equations, elementary grid generation for odd geometries, primitive variable and vorticity-steam function algorithms for incompressible, multidimensional flows. Extensive use of personal computers/workstations, including interactive graphics.


MAE 6310 or instructor permission