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Old   January 9, 2014, 07:44
Default Prism layers on duct
Błażej Popławski
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Hello guys.

I'm struggling with generating mesh around propeller's duct. I managed to generate structured mesh in the domain, but I can't generate prism layers(inflation). I did this mesh in Workbench and I thought that I could export my mesh to ICEM and then generate some prism layers, but when I simply try to generate it by Compute Mesh -> Prism Mesh, for selected parts it doesn't work. Is there any simple way to generate prism layers on my geometry?

I will appreciate it if anybody will help me with this issue.
Attached file contains ICEM input files and Workbench project.
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Old   January 10, 2014, 13:46
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if you want prism layer with structured mesh in ICEM, you need to block your geometry !
New to ICEM CFD, try this document -->
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Old   January 12, 2014, 09:02
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Thanks for the reply.
I need to learn blocking in the near future.
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