CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
www.cfd-online.com
[Sponsors]
Home > Forums > CFX

2D Simulation

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   December 1, 2008, 12:04
Default 2D Simulation
  #1
Blade
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
I'm trying to carry out a 2D simulation. I've read the CFX documentation along with numerous posts on here. However, what I am not sure about is the periodic boundary condition on the left and right faces (or front and back if needs be). Can this be symmetry as well as the top and bottom faces?

Once again, any help will be appreciated.
  Reply With Quote

Old   December 1, 2008, 21:43
Default Re: 2D Simulation
  #2
Glenn Horrocks
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
If you are trying to do a 2D simulation you should use symmetry planes, not periodic boundaries.

Glenn Horrocks

http://www.cfd-online.com/Wiki/Ansys...tion_in_CFX.3F
  Reply With Quote

Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Why my simulation not agree with the wind tunnel experiment zhaowei CFX 4 July 11, 2015 03:36
Solar Radiation in OpenFOAM plainstyle OpenFOAM Running, Solving & CFD 15 July 8, 2014 04:43
Simulation of a complex wing in solidworks flow simulation niels1900 FloEFD, FloWorks & FloTHERM 6 April 20, 2011 10:44
Continuous vs interrupted simulation sega OpenFOAM Running, Solving & CFD 4 November 3, 2008 15:29
strange simulation error Ralf Schmidt FLUENT 2 May 4, 2007 13:02


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 16:00.