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TUL December 3, 2012 00:18

help- free surface level- dam break

I am simulation a dam break problem in fluent. I am trying to validate the model with experimental results. The propagation of shoreline matches well when I consider 0.01 of volume fraction in Water phase but when I try to match the free surface the volume fraction need to be around 0.5.

Anyone know the reason? Please help.

Many thanx

TUL December 6, 2012 00:29

hey, is there anyone knows any reason for this? I am really confused with the results.
The free surface by the experiments goes across the surfaces of volume fractions.

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