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252-0867-00L  Engineering Tool: Case Study Physics Simulations

SemesterSpring Semester 2021
LecturersV. da Costa de Azevedo
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentThe Engineering Tool-courses are for MAVT Bachelor’s degree students only.


AbstractThe course provides an introduction to physics simulations and in particular discusses the fundamentals and numerical solution of an Eulerian fluid simulation. The students will implement the discussed techniques by extending the provided code framework.
ObjectiveParticipants will learn about the fundamentals of Eulerian fluid simulations and how to implement a fluid solver numerically.
ContentThe lecture includes theoretical and practical parts. The practical exercises include multiple smaller tasks and will be implemented in the provided C++ code framework.
Lecture notesHand-outs and code framework can be downloaded.
LiteratureNo textbooks required.
Prerequisites / NoticeFundamentals of calculus and physics, knowledge in programming with C++.