OpenFOAM Handson Seminor


This hands-on seminar treats how to use OpenFOAM as an open source CFD toolkit.


27 July 2018, Friday
13:00-13:05 Opening remark
13:05-13:20 Introduction of PC Cluster Consortium
13:20-13:40 OCTOPUS overview
13:40-18:00 OpenFOAM Handson Seminor
13:40-14:05 Brief explanation of OpenFOAM
14:05-14:15 Log-in to OCTOPUS
14:15-14:30 break
14:30-16:00 Cavity Flow exercise I
- Mesh generation using "blockMesh"
- Viewing mesh using "ParaView"
- flow analysis using "icoFoam"
- visualization of analysis results using "Paraview"
16:00-16:15 break
16:15-17:30 Cavity Flow exercise II
- Sampling using "sample"
- Plot
- parallel computing
17:30-18:00 Q&A and etc.
18:00-18:05 Closing remarks



- This seminar includes lecture and exercise.
- Attendees can use supercomputer systems at the Cybermedia Center for a week.
- You need to bring your own laptop PC which terminal software is installed. Please install some software following the instructions of the material below.
Instruction of Material

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OpenFOAM Handson Seminor

Date : 27 July, 2018, 1:00 p.m. -6:05 p.m.
Organizer: Osaka University Cybermedia Center(organizer)
                  PCCC (co-organizer)
Lecture:Mr. Masashi Imano (OCAEL)
Venue: Cybermedia Commons, Cybermedia Center Main Building 1F, Osaka University Suita Campus
Type : Hands-on and lecture
Quota: 30 people
Application deadline: 20 July 5:00 p.m.

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