Advanced Fluid Dynamics

Module code: EG7026

Module co-ordinator: Dr Shian Gao

In this module you will study theoretical, computational, and experimental fluid dynamics.

Topics covered

  • Turbulence
  • Eddy viscosity and the k-epsilon model
  • Computational fluid dynamics: the Finite Volume Method, the SIMPLE algorithm and its variants, turbulence computation, computation of two-phase flow, volume of fluid (VOF) model
  • Mixture (slip) model
  • Eulerian model


  • 20 one-hour lectures
  • 2 one-hour practicals


  • Exam, two hours (70%)
  • Coursework (30%)