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Old   October 23, 2013, 08:06
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Rather than a true line you can do this with a long thin solid region, then use the volumeInt() function. That will work just fine, but you will need to generate a mesh with the long thin mesh region in it.
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Thanks for your advice.
I believe the solid region would have an influence on the flow? Otherwise I should give this a try.
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No, I did not say a solid region. I recommend a mesh region which is made contiguous with the rest of the mesh, and will be included in the fluid domain. It will have no affect on the flow. It is just putting a label on a mesh volume so you can calculate some values on it.
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Actually you said solid region But lets not get stupid here. I think I get what you mean. So I'll define a mesh volume consisting of a line of cells in the grid generator and use that as a monitoring region in cfx. Thanks a lot!
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I did, didn't I... I meant a solid region of mesh (which you define as part of the fluid domain), not a domain which you define as a solid. I did not state that very clearly at all.

But I think you get the idea. Give it a go and it should work.
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