SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation
2 day training course, $1,500

Designed for users who would like to become productive faster, this introductory course offers hands-on training on the use of SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation.

Who Should Attend: 
The two-day training program 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 preferences.

Recommended Prerequisites:
- Attended SOLIDWORKS Essentials or equivalent level of knowledge
- Knowledge of basic mechanical engineering concepts

The topics covered in this course are:

Lesson 1: Basics of Fluid Flow  
Fluid Flow Definitions
Governing Equations
Meshing principles
Monitoring convergence  

Lesson 2: Running  
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
Conjugate heat transfer
Open/closed systems    

Lesson 3: Flow Features  
Compressible and incompressible
Newtonian / non-Newtonian fluid
Fan Curves
Particle trajectories
Supersonic flows
Relative humidity
Conjugate heat transfer  

Lesson 4: Advanced Features within SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation  
Manual mesh control
Manual convergence
Export of results to SOLIDWORKS Simulation modulus (stress analysis)