Taira Lab - Computational Fluid Dynamics

FSU Courses


Fluid Mechanics

Graduate - Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013

Topics: fundamentals of fluid mechanics, conservation laws, potential flows, viscous flows, vortical flows


Computational Fluid Dynamics for Incompressible Flows

Graduate - Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2014

Topics: fundamentals of numerical methods, incompressible flow solvers, DNS, RANS, LES


Network Analysis

Undergraduate/graduate - Fall 2015

Topics: introduction to networks, graph theory, structures of networks, dynamics on networks


Numerical Methods for Engineers

Undergradaute - Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017

Topics: programming in Matlab, numerical methods, engineering applications

AIAA Technical Activities

AIAA Modal Decomposition Discussion Group

FDTC Technical Activity

(with Doug Smith 2015-2017, Maziar Hemati 2017-)

Invited session organization, overview document [pdf, arXiv] compilation, etc.

AIAA Continuing Education Course

Specialist's Course on Flow Control

(with David Williams and Daniel Miller, 2013)

Responsible topics: Dynamic models of fluid systems I & II

Outreach Education Programs

Buck Lake Elementary School

Grades: K, 1, 2, 3

Bottle rockets (energy); oobleck (states of matters); mechanics of flight (paper/model airplanes); helicopters (flight/acoustics)

Florida State University School

Grade: 4

Oobleck (states of matters)

Challenger Learning Center

Summer camp/Weekend outreach

Mechanics of flight (paper/model airplanes)

AME Building - Open House

General public: Science/engineering fair

Mechanics of flight (paper/model airplanes); oobleck (states of matters)