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Special Topic in Chemical and Process Engineering
*Advanced Modelling and Simulation*Course Content **Updated 26.1.16**Numerical methods for the simulation of chemical processes • methods for solution of non-linear, poorly scaled, algebraic equations• solution of large systems of ODEs• modelling and solution of differential-algebraic equation (DAE) systems• modelling of distributed parameter systems• solution of partial differential equation systems using the method of lines• using sparsity for speedOptimisation and parameter estimation • optimisation• optimisation for non-linear curve fitting• design and analysis of experiments using non-linear models• modelling uncertainty in systems• optimisation of dynamic systems, including parameter estimationCFD • formulation of physical problems as CFD problems• mathematical terminology used for CFD• use of a standard CFD package • setting up physical geometries• interpretation and validation of results
This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:
Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award
Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.
Subject to the approval of the Director of Studies.
, Matt James Watson
and Daniel Holland
ConcernsStudents with concerns about the course should contact any of the lecturers listed above, the 3rd Pro Director of Studies or the Head of DepartmentGeneral Policies of the DepartmentStudents may obtain the general policies of the University on matters such as the aegrotat applications, appeals procedures, reconsideration of grades and special provision for students with disabilities from the University Calendar.
Domestic fee $901.00
International fee $4,863.00
* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.
This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.
For further information see
Chemical and Process Engineering.