Labor CFD


Das CFD-Labor @OTH Regensburg beschäftigt sich mit einem weiten Bereich von fluiddynamischen Fragestellungen aus der Praxis.

Hierzu werden im CFD-Labor verschiedene Codes eingesetzt, wie beispielsweise

  • OpenFOAM

Aktuell angebotene Abschlussarbeiten finden Sie hier.

Nähere Informationen bei Prof. Webel

The Laboratory for Computational Fluid Dynamics @OTH Regensburg works on a wide range of applications of fluid dynamics.

We employ CFD codes such as

  • ANSYS and
  • OpenFOAM

Please find our offered Bachelor/Master theses here (database in german).

For further information, please contact Prof. Webel.

Examples - Selected current & past work @ CFD Lab

  • CFD-Optimization of the Bottling Process (Krones AG)
  • CFD supported Development and Optimization of Components for Valves (Krones AG)
  • CFD-Analysis of Vortex Generators (DG Flugzeugbau GmbH)
  • Simulations of Diesel Injectors (Robert Bosch GmbH)
  • CFD-Analysis of Exhaust Gas Turbochargers (Continental Automotive GmbH)
  • Simulation and Analysis of a Fuel Cell (Continental Automotive GmbH)
  • Testing and Simulations of a Bottling Plant (Krones AG)
  • CFD-Simulation of the Aerodynamics of Components of the Audi A6 Model
  • CFD-Analysis of the Cooling Process of High-Power-Brakes
  • Francis-99 Turbine
  • "Water is light" - Kaplan Turbine (with Ingenieure ohne Grenzen e.V., Regensburg)
  • Pelton Turbine (Design by Dr. Bjørn Solemslie - NTNU Trondheim)
  • Simulation and Optimization of a Micro-Hydro Turbine
  • Archimedean Screw (with Ingenieurbüro Pfeffer)
  • Numerical Study of various Turbulence Models for buoyancy driven Flows with OpenFOAM
  • Fluid-structure interaction of, respectively, a fixed and elastically mounted circular cylinder as well as two cylinders in tandem arrangement with OpenFOAM (both movies are displayed at 1/4th of the actual speed).
  • Analysis of the Hydrodynamics of the Liquid Film Processes in Sorption Heat Pumps (with Prof. Dawoud)
  • Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS) simulations of the HVAC of Studierendenhaus @ OTH Regensburg
  • Numerical Simulation and adjoint Optimization of the Ahmed Body
  • Repowering of a Small Hydropower Plant (Ingenieurbüro Pfeffer)
  • Optimization of a Sewage Plant (Hydropower / Photovoltaics) (Ingenieurbüro Pfeffer)
  • Study of Pumps in Deep Geothermal Engineering (Stadtwerke München GmbH)
  • Energy Concept of a Building with renewable Energy (e.terras AG)
  • HVAC in Automotive Applications (Daimler AG)
  • Cooling of Thyristors (Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen GmbH)