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Old   April 29, 2011, 16:32
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Hi,

which is the best turbulence model for modelling high swirl combustion chambers? Is the k-epsilon model suitable enough? The fluid flow has swirl factors from 1 to 10.

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Old   May 2, 2011, 04:31
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hi,

I would suggest you to use RSM. But I have seen some literatures proving k epsilon model to provide results very close to that of RSM (only for certain problems not always guaranteed). Its better to run RSM if computational cost is not an issue.

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