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Old   April 26, 2011, 06:20
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hi i am simulating single phase flow in a stirred tank. i am getting negative values for pressure in the tank domain. why does it happen?
does that indicate that the flow is taking a turn in the opposite direction? if its so then near the walls also i should have negative pressure as the fluid flow diverges at the vicinity of baffles...
i am more confused with it...
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Old   April 26, 2011, 22:16
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