**CVEN 688-600**

**Computational Fluid Dynamics **

**Fall 2018 **

**Course Description: **Finite-difference and finite-element methods and
basic numerical concepts for the solution of dispersion, propagation and
equilibrium problems commonly encountered in real fluid flows. Theoretical
accuracy analysis techniques.

**Prerequisites: **Undergraduate fluid mechanics; MATH 601 and/or basic
courses in linear algebra; knowledge of one programming language.

**Textbook: **C.A.J. Fletcher, “Computational Techniques for Fluid
Dynamics,” Volumes I, Second Edition, Springer-Verlag,
1991.

**Instructor: **Dr. H.C. Chen

**Office:**
304C DLEB

**Phone:**
(979) 847-9468

**E-mail:**
hcchen@civil.tamu.edu

**Office Hours: MWF
2:00 - 3:00 pm or other times by appointment **

Final Examination (12/11/2018, 8:00-10:00 am, HEB 219)

**Chapter 1
Chapter 1A (Supplement)
Chapter 1B (Supplement)
Chapter 2A
Chapter 2B
Chapter 3A
Chapter 3B
Chapter 4
Chapter 4S (Supplement)
Chapter 5A
Chapter 5B
Chapter 5C
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9A
Chapter 9B
Chapter 9C
**

**Homework No. 1 (Due 09/19/2018)
Homework No. 2 (Due 09/28/2018)
Homework No. 3 (Due 10/05/2018)
Homework No. 4 (Due 10/22/2018)
Homework No. 5 (Due 10/29/2018)
Homework No. 6 (Due 11/12/2018)
Homework No. 7 (Due 11/30/2018)
Homework No. 8 (No need to turn in)**