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SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Course

Prerequisites: Some experience using SOLIDWORKS

Description: This introductory course offers hands-on training on the use of SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation. The course provides an in-depth session on the basics of fluid flow analysis, in addition to covering meshing concerns, modeling concerns, analysis, post-processing, available options, and processes.

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Topics Covered

Basics of Fluid Flow
  • Fluid Flow Definitions
  • Governing Equations
  • Meshing principles
  • Monitoring convergence
  • Meshing concerns
  • Modeling concerns
  • Applying boundary conditions
  • Post-processing (vectors, contours, iso-lines, particle tracking)
  • Global data (mass/energy balance, bulk values, et cetera)
  • Analysis Types
  • Steady State
  • Transient
  • Conjugate heat transfer
  • Open/closed systems
Flow Features
  • Compressible and incompressible
  • Newtonian / non-Newtonian fluid
  • Fan Curves
  • Particle trajectories
  • Supersonic flows
  • Cavitation
  • Relative humidity
  • Conjugate heat transfer
Advanced Features within SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation
  • Manual mesh control
  • Manual convergence
  • Export of results to SOLIDWORKS Simulation modulus (stress analysis)