Project Title: Computational Fluid Dynamics Analysis of Particulated multiphase flow in Bends

Faculty Sponsor: Quamrul Mazumder

Department: Engineering

Telephone: 

E-Mail: qmazumde@umflint.edu

Project Description:

  1. Investigate the magnitude and location of maximum erosion in different bend geometry
  2. Develop model for pressure drop and velocities
  3. Compare CFD results with experimental results

Student Tasks & Responsibilities: 

  1. Become familiar with FLUENT code
  2. Run simulations at different flow conditions
  3. Run simulations for different geometry
  4. Analysis and interpretation of results
  5. Write research papers and present papers in conference.

Minimum Student Qualifications:  Engineering students only

Proposed Starting Date: 10/10/2013

Proposed Ending Date: 10/10/2014