30420 - Laboratory of Thermo-Fluid-Dynamics

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Affordable and clean energy

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

The student acquires the necessary tools to tackle and solve basic problems related to transport phenomena (mass, energy and species) and thermodynamics commonly encountered in the field of engineering with the help of numerical methods.

Course contents

Please refer to the page in Italian, as this course is only offered in that language.


S. Attaway MATLAB A Practical Introduction to Programming and Problem Solving, 5th Edition 2019 Butterworth Heinemann (formato elettronico disponibile su AlmaRE).

Incropera, DeWitt, Bergman, Lavine Principles of Heat and Mass Transfer, 7th Ed. International Student Version. Wiley 2011.

Necati Özisk - Finite Difference Methods in Heat Transfer - CRC Press 1994.

Teaching methods

Front lessons and pc lab use.

Assessment methods

A project to be developed in groups or alone to obtain the pass grade. No marks are given.

Teaching tools

Board and slides, plus pc.

Office hours

See the website of Marco Lorenzini