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New ASCE Publication Offers Overview of Computational Fluid Dynamics

Parul Dubey on May 23, 2019 - in News, Water

Reston, Va. – Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) has proven to be a valuable tool for designing new and retrofitting existing water, wastewater, and stormwater systems.  ASCE’s new book, Computational Fluid Dynamics: Applications in Water, Wastewater and Stormwater Treatment, provides a valuable introduction and overview of CFD and how it can be used in the water and wastewater industry.

The availability of ever-increasing computing power further spurs the adoption of CFD in engineering practice and academic research for water infrastructure. Organized into five parts, parts 1 and 2 provide the foundation for both the treatment process and CFD; parts 3, 4, and 4 demonstrate how CFD can be used to simulate various aspects of water, wastewater, and stormwater treatment, with accompanying case studies.

This book will be a valuable resource to those in the water and wastewater industry, especially water engineers and designers.

To purchase online visit the ASCE Bookstore

Limited review copies are available for book reviews. Please contact Kevin Higgins, khiggins@asce.org; phone 703-295-6266.

 
About ASCE

Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers represents more than 150,000 civil engineers worldwide and is America’s oldest national engineering society. ASCE works to raise awareness of the need to maintain and modernize the nation’s infrastructure using sustainable and resilient practices, advocates for increasing and optimizing investment in infrastructure, and seeks to “Raise the Bar” on engineering knowledge and competency.

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