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Old   May 6, 2000, 12:53
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phil gresho
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I seek a benchmark solution to the Boussinesq equations in 3D for thermally-driven flow.....
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Old   May 7, 2000, 08:13
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LI Xinfeng
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What is benchmark,I can't find it in dictionary.
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Old   May 7, 2000, 13:37
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John C. Chien
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(1). It's in my small dictionary. (2). Benchmark is a reference line or point. In this case, he is looking for a case which can be used as a reference, something which is carried out in a systematic way with all the necessary conditions included.
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Old   June 23, 2000, 09:49
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S. Becker, IKE, Stuttgart, Germany
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A very well known benchmark problem is that of the differentially heated cavity as described and numerically simulated in the paper of G. DE VAHL DAVIS : Natural convection in a square cavity : A benchmark numerical solution INt. J. Numerical Methods in Fluids, Vol. 3, pp.249-264, (1983)

I hope it helps it covers the laminar natural convection regime. If you need more contact me.
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