Solving Turbulent Flows with Finite Elements

by John I. Finnie, Univ of Idaho, Moscow, United States,
Roland W. Jeppson, Univ of Idaho, Moscow, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Hydraulic Engineering


A finite element computer code using the q - r turbulence model is applied to turbulent flow under a sluice gate. The addition and slow removal of artificial diffusion enhances convergence.

Subject Headings: Turbulent flow | Finite element method | Computer models | Hydraulic models | Gates (hydraulic) | Standards and codes | Convergence (mathematics) | Water flow

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