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The 14 March 2016

Lattice Boltzmann methods

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Deadline for registration: 15 days before the starting date of each training
Duration : 1 day / (6 hours)


This lecture aims at providing the audience with fundamentals of methods based on Discrete Velocity Boltzmann Equations, with a particular emphasis on Lattice-Boltzmann Methods. Key elements of discretization and time integration will be discussed, along with classical CFD topics such as boundary conditions, turbulence modeling, accounting for compressibility effects, acoustic wave propagation. Illustration of the methods on academic and industrial flow configurations will be shown.

Target participants

PhD students, engineers, researchers


Basic knowledge in fluid mechanics and computational methods

Scientific contact : Pierre SAGAUT


  • Trainees/PhDs/PostDocs : 50 €
  • CERFACS shareholders/CNRS/INRIA : 150 €
  • Public : 300 €


09:00-10:15: From DVBE to LBM and other methods
10:30-12:15: Main features of LBM: dispersive and dissipative error, stability

14:00-15:15: Boundary conditions, turbulence modeling within LBM framework
15:30-16:45: Extension to thermal and fully compressible models




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