No, I am not referring to the invasive species of snake that is currently wreaking havoc in the Everglades of southern Florida. Rather, the focus of this post is the popular scripting language known as Python.
Note: This is Part 1 of a continuing series to give the subject of CFD validation comprehensive coverage. Please subscribe to the blog or check back on a regular basis for subsequent installments.
As simulation consultants, CFD software is one of the primary tools of our trade. As with any tool, we benchmark the software on a regular basis against reliable test data. Of course, software vendors do the same thing with each new release or update, so why bother with our own testing?