Industry-Relevant Implicit Large-Eddy Simulation of a High-Performance Road Car via Spectral/hp Element Methods

@article{Mengaldo2021IndustryRelevantIL,
  title={Industry-Relevant Implicit Large-Eddy Simulation of a High-Performance Road Car via Spectral/hp Element Methods},
  author={Gianmarco Mengaldo and David Moxey and Michael Turner and Rodrigo C. Moura and Ayad Jassim and Mark J. Taylor and Joaquim Peir{\'o} and Spencer J. Sherwin},
  journal={SIAM Rev.},
  year={2021},
  volume={63},
  pages={723-755}
}
We present a successful deployment of high-fidelity Large-Eddy Simulation (LES) technologies based on spectral/hp element methods to industrial flow problems, which are characterized by high Reynolds numbers and complex geometries. In particular, we describe the numerical methods, software development and steps that were required to perform the implicit LES of a real automotive car, namely the Elemental Rp1 model. To the best of the authors' knowledge, this simulation represents the first fifth… 

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