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Old   March 4, 2013, 14:40
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Dear all
I would like to model cavitation in the journal bearing by fluent 6.3 but when I use cavitation model, my solution is diverged!
I used small relaxation factors and also small mesh but the solution did not change. Also I tried to solve the problem by both SIMPLE and SIMPLEC algorithm but I canít achieve a converged solution!
Can anyone help me?
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Old   April 1, 2015, 01:09
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well, I'm trying this problem too on ANSYS workbench and it diverged. I'm still trying to figure this out though
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Old   August 1, 2015, 10:32
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any solution? Why you are using cavitation model? why not half Sommerfeld boundary condition??
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