FOSSEE, IIT Bombay has taken up the initiative of promoting FOSS ( Free and Open Source Software), for education. The CFD team at FOSEE, IIT Bombay promotes the use of OpenFOAM (Open source Field Operation and Manipulation) as being popular and easily available. OpenFOAM can be widely used in Engineering colleges across India as a replacement for commercial CFD packages . FOSSEE team organises and conducts Workshops, Conference and Seminars to educate the users across India.
OpenFOAM is a free and open source CFD toolbox. It has a very large database across engineering academia and commercial front. OpenFOAM has an extensive range of features to solve anything from complex fluid flows involving chemical reactions, turbulence and heat transfer, to solid dynamics and electromagnetics. Read more
OpenFOAM comes with several features.
To list a few :