Fluids and Energy - Experimental and numerical methods

Lecturer(s): Pierre DUQUESNE, Andrea MAFFIOLI, Didier DRAGNA
PW ⋅ 8 hAutonomy ⋅ 4 hStudy ⋅ 6 h


This teaching activity presents experimental and numerical methods in fluid mechanics, and the approach to be adopted for their practical implementation.

Palabras clave

Experimental protocal, Measurement techniques, Numerical simulation, Comparison model/experiment, Uncertainties


  • Practical work on flow speed measurement in a jet
  • Practical work on Bernoulli or Air treatment
  • 4 BE sessions on a practical introduction to numerical simulation in fluid mechanics

Learning Outcomes

  • Know how to make use of experimental and numerical methods in fluid mechanics and energetics.
  • Know how to design an experimental protocol to characterize a phenomenon.
  • Know how to present the results of simulations or experiments.
  • Know how to compare a model and measurements.


Final mark = Know-how Know-how mark = continuous assessment