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Old   April 9, 2003, 14:50
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Rob
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In STARCD, what is the reference temperature used for? Does it have any relation to the fluid properties that I specify for the fluid?
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Old   April 11, 2003, 08:02
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Does anyone have an answer?
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Old   April 12, 2003, 03:27
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Looks like it is used for enthalpy calculations (according to methodology):

h(thermal)=Cp*T-Cp(ref)*T(ref).

I.e., as far as I understand, enthalpy in equations is always relative, like pressure which is p=p(absolute)-p(ref)).
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