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mike.franky September 5, 2012 12:10

Temperature monitor at specific point
 
Hi,

I am simulating a simple experiment which studies the heat transfer properties.

I was wondering if there is a way of adding a monitor at a specific point within the mesh such that when that point reaches a certain temperature, the simulation will stop and give me the time taken. Can anyone give me advice or suggest a solution?

Thanks in advance for any help

NormalVector September 6, 2012 18:03

I don't believe you can stop the simulation just using plain Fluent. What you can do is output the monitor as a file and see the temporal history and then stop it manually.


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