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Advanced Ansys Fluent Meshing (Self-paced Learning Available)

Course Overview

The objective of this self-paced video course is to provide instruction on extending the use of Ansys Fluent Meshing to scenarios that are beyond the capabilities of guided workflow tasks.   Instructor demonstration videos teach trainees the skills needed for the most important commonly encountered Ansys Fluent Meshing scenarios:



  • This course assumes that you have completed the Ansys Fluent Meshing with Watertight Geometry Workflow training course

Target Audience: 

Engineers and Designers

Teaching Method: 

Lectures and computer practical sessions to validate acquired knowledge.

Self-paced Learning: 

Complete a class on your own schedule at your own pace. Scope is equivalent to Instructor led classes. Includes video lecture, workshops and input files. All our Self-Paced video courses are only available with an Ansys Learning Hub subscription. Register for a subscription using the tab below or contact for more information.

Learning Pathway


Learning Outcome

  • Creating a volume mesh from an imported surface mesh
  • Creating a volume mesh from imported CAD geometry
  • Improving mesh quality with Auto Node Move
  • Optimal settings for transferring geometry from SpaceClaim
  • Converting hexahedral mesh to unstructured polyhedral mesh
  • Mastery of sizing functions
  • Wrapping single parts
  • Wrapping dirty, complex assemblies

 Available Dates

Currently, no Training Dates available.

Learning Options

Training materials for this course are available with an Ansys Learning Hub Subscription.



This is a self-paced training course only, covering self-paced videos and workshops.

Only available with a Subscription.


Module 1: Model Import and Meshing


Importing a Surface Mesh and Creating a Volume Mesh

Improving Volume Mesh Quality Using Auto Node Move

Importing CAD Geometry and Creating a Volume Mesh

Understanding SpaceClaim Geometry Import

Converting Hex Mesh to Poly Mesh

Size Function Considerations


Meshing an EGR Cooler

Auto Node Move

Importing and Meshing CAD

Options for SpaceClaim Model Import

Hex to Poly Conversion

Sizing Functions

Module 2: Basic Wrapping and Fluid Extraction


Wrapper Based Fluid Extraction and Meshing


Wrapping a Simple Pipe Geometry

Module 3: Advanced Wrapper Demo - Fluid Extraction and Fluent Meshing Wrapping for a Complex Electronics Assembly
Part 1: Model Preparation in SpaceClaim
Part 2: Model Preparation in Fluent Meshing
Part 3: Finding and Correcting Wrapper Leakage
Part 4: Wrapping and Poly Meshing Multiple Fluid Regions
Part 5: Scripts for Automated Wrapping and Meshing
Wrapping a Complex Electronics Assembly