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Old   July 22, 2013, 19:24
Default Structured vs Unstructured for FLUENT
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I'm meshing some 2D geometries for college in ICEM and in the end of the process I have to convert the mesh to unstructured mesh and them export it to FLUENT.

I'm simulating viscous flow with K-e.

Recently, I asked myself How can I justify the time spent doing one Structured mesh for Fluent ? Would the reliability of the solution be affected by the change in mesh element geometry when an unstructured solver is being used ?


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