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Sae woong Kil November 27, 2008 23:25

Coordinate conversion
 
Hi I got a problem about coordinate system. Actually, CFX is calculating in cartesian system. Do I have to difine r, theta in CEL? I tried it. But it makes odd plots. What would be the proper CEL function to convert to cylindrical system.

Timon November 28, 2008 04:35

Re: Coordinate conversion
 
You can do this in post, with the Turbo tab. With this tab you can define a rotational axis and calculate the cylindrical velocity components (which then appear as variables).

Sae woong Kil November 28, 2008 11:32

Re: Coordinate conversion
 
I also defined some variables to calculate statistical values. Can I convert those variables to cylindrical coordinate in turbo tab?


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