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Guest August 29, 2005 09:52

Exporting mesh to fluent
 
How does one export mesh from ICEM CFD to fluent. I tried doing it, created a .uns file but what to do with that file.

Thanx in advance


zxaar August 29, 2005 20:03

Re: Exporting mesh to fluent
 
fluent comes with a utility to convert cfx mesh to fluent.

on console type

utility

and it will tell you what are the utilities available, among these there is one to convert cfx mesh to fluent, just follow the instructions.


Myron August 30, 2005 08:59

Re: Exporting mesh to fluent
 
The .uns file is still ICEM CFD format. You need to do Output > Select Solver (Fluent) > Then write the output. It will create the .msh file to read into Fluent.

fw_19 October 6, 2005 03:12

Re: Exporting mesh to fluent
 
Im having dificulties with this as well. I can write the .msh file, but I get varying errors within FLUENT. How do you specify the interior/Fluid domains? I believe this may be the issue.


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