CFD Online Discussion Forums

CFD Online Discussion Forums (http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/)
-   FLUENT (http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/fluent/)
-   -   coefficients for radiation models (http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/fluent/29620-coefficients-radiation-models.html)

Gaz April 11, 2002 12:05

coefficients for radiation models
 
Where can I find values of absorbtion coefficients and scattering coefficients for air or does anyone know off-hand what they are for stp?

Jin-Wook LEE April 16, 2002 03:01

Re: coefficients for radiation models
 
1. Both of absortiopn coeff. and scattering coeff. are not fluid property, but dependent of your system.

2. For air, they are actually zero, because pure O2 and N2 are non-emmiting or non-absorbing species. But, sometimes, they use very small value considering small amount of CO2 and/or H2o in the air.

Sincerely, Jinwook



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 23:06.