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System design and CFD simulation 7.5 credits

System och komponentsimulering
Second cycle, F7019T
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2021 Sp 1 - Present
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Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Energy Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Energy Technology
Main field of study
Mechanical Engineering

Entry requirements

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 20-285 credits

Course Aim
The student should acquire the following skills in the course:

1. Knowledge and understanding

  • developed in-depth knowledge of simulation technic (CFD as well as system analysis).

2. Skills and abilities

  • be able to model, simulate and evaluate various processes
  • be able to plan and solve qualified tasks.
  • explain completed tasks in writing (Swedish / English).
  • trained to solve assignment in groups.

3. Ability of assessment and attitude

  • Developed your ability to engineering thinking
  • Be able to critically assess results from CFD-Simulations

Application of different software’s through different project assignments.

Each course occasion´s language and form is stated and appear on the course page on Luleå University of Technology's website.
Lectures and project work.

If there is a decision on special educational support, in accordance with the Guideline Student's rights and obligations at Luleå University of Technology, an adapted or alternative form of examination can be provided.
Passed project works examined by written project report.

Mikael Risberg

Transition terms
The course F7019T is equal to MTM171

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2010 Sp 1
The literature consist of electronic manuals for the used software´s.

Course offered by
Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleCrStatusFrom periodTitle
0001Project workG U 3 4 57.50MandatoryA07

Study guidance
Study guidance for the course is to be found in our learning platform Canvas before the course starts. Students applying for single subject courses get more information in the Welcome letter. You will find the learning platform via My LTU.

Syllabus established
by Department of Applied Physics and Mechanical Engineering 06 Feb 2007

Last revised
by Head Faculty Programme Director Niklas Lehto 17 Feb 2021