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Old   February 2, 2010, 09:19
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Hi,

I'm completely new to the Ansys products, I have to do an analysis as part of a thesis using ansys cfx.

So far I have gone through most of the tutorials. Unfortunately I still dont quite understand the process of creating and analysing a model.

What ansys product should i use to create the parts i wish to mesh and analyse?

I have looked and it is quite hard to find step by step general instructions.

Any and all information would be greatly appreciated,

Thanks
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Old   February 3, 2010, 03:57
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If you want to stick to Ansys you should have design modeller for generating 2D and 3D geometry files. But I prefer to use a more dedicated 3D design package like Solidworks. If you use the software for educational purpose only, you can get a free license for Solidworks.
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Old   February 4, 2010, 03:06
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I recommend you ICEMCFD.It is integrated with CFX in ANSYS V12.0. So you dont need new license for it.
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