|November 11, 2009, 08:47||
errors from meshing
Join Date: Nov 2009
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i am a user of Fluent and Gambit.
I would like to know what types of errors are due to the meshing
1-why is it always advised to keep the size ratio of 2 consecutive cells around 1.2 ???
2- why a highly skewed cell will affect the simulation???
I dont understand those 2 points, since as the finite volume method is conservative, i dont see how the grid quality would affect results (a coarser grid will induce a higher truncation error, but why about cells shape?)
|November 12, 2009, 16:07||
Join Date: Oct 2009
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I hope to clarify the second point: the importance of the shape of the mesh quality is that trasmit an information through it.
for example if the face of a cube transmit this information to another one is perfect, but if it sends it to a curve then it creates a spazial dispersion of information.
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