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Quality & Reliability of CFD Simulations III: Quantifying Uncertainty
Posted Tue February 13, 2007 @01:07PM
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Announcements CFD is increasingly used in engineering design, safety analysis and environmental assessments. A key question which arises is the accuracy of CFD simulation, especially when test or field data is sparse or unavailable.

This seminar brings together current and potential users of CFD to examine the quantification of uncertainty for industrial and environmental applications.


Azore CFD
Sponsor CFD Review

Topics of discussion will include:
  • appropriate measures by which to judge the fidelity of industrial & environmental CFD;
  • quantification of uncertainty for CFD applications across a range of sectors;
  • challenges that arise in quantifying uncertainty, and solutions.

Methodologies to obtain reliable and consistent results from CFD are of prime importance in reducing uncertainty. Best practice guidelines can play a key role. The seminar will therefore also discuss best practice across a number of application areas, highlighting findings which have wider relevance and impact.

This will be the third joint meeting on this theme co-organised by NAFEMS and ERCOFTAC. It follows successful meetings in March 2004 and September 2005.

Agenda
09:30 Coffee & Registration

Morning Chairmanís Welcome
Dr Herve Morvan, University of Nottingham

Keynote lecture: Computational Error-Assessment for Large Eddy Simulation
Keynote speaker: Prof Bernard Geurts, University of Twente

Increasing the Quality of Industrial CFD through Complementary Analysis
Dr Ian Cowan, Atkins

Managing Uncertainty in CFD Applications for Health & Safety
Dr Adrian Kelsey, Health & Safety Laboratory

Practical Considerations for use of CFD in Wind Engineering
Dr Yehuda Sinai, ANSYS Europe Ltd

LUNCH

Afternoon Chairmanís Welcome
Dr Chris Lea, Lea CFD Associates Ltd

Validated Crosswind Effects on a Static High-Sided Vehicle
Dr David Hargreaves, University of Nottingham

Validation of CFD for Oil and Gas Applications
Dr Matt Straw, Prospect

COFFEE

A Study of the Thermal Behaviour of a Reactor Core in Support of Decommissioning Activities
Dr Steve Graham, Nexia Solutions Ltd

Using CFD with Confidence Within an Industrial Design Environment
Dr Jim Shaikh, Intelligent Fluid Solutions

Final Discussion

16:15 Close

Who Should Attend?
Those with an interest in how to usefully exploit CFD for complex applications whilst minimising uncertainty in the results, including:

  • Industrial and academic CFD analysts
  • Managers of CFD analysis
  • Engineers making decisions based on CFD results
  • Representatives from organisations who use, or are considering using, CFD consultants
  • Representatives from organisations considering investing in an in-house CFD capability

Venue
East Midlands Conference Centre
University Park
Nottingham NG7 2RJ

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