Applied Computational Methods in Fluid Mechanics & Heat Transfer

Course Name: 

TH807 Applied Computational Methods in Fluid Mechanics & Heat Transfer


M.Tech (Thermal Engineering)


Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Modeling, Computers, and Error Analysis: Mathematical modeling of simple problems, Algorithm Design and software development process, Approximations and errors. Roots of Equations: Bracketing and open methods as applied to thermal engineering problems. Solution of linear and non-linear algebraic equations, Statistical description of thermal data, Modeling of data, Boundary value and initial value problems of heat transfer (conduction, convection and radiation) and fluid mechanics, Numerical solution of partial differential equations of heat transfer and fluid mechanics. Eigen value problems.


William H Press, Saul A Teukolsky, William T Vellerling and Brain P Flannery, Numerical Recipes in C, 2 ed., Cambridge university press. E.V. Krishnamurthy and S. K. Sen, Numerical Algorithms, 2 ed., Affiliated east-west press.


Mechanical Engineering

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Dr. Narendranath S, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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