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Old   May 10, 2002, 05:55
Default Windshield defogging
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Davide
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Hello all users,

someone can tell me if is it possible to simulate the windshield defogging (water-vapor, air) using FLUENT?
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Old   May 10, 2002, 06:42
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Visteon Automotive Systems & Ford did windshield de-icing with Fluent, and it was featured in the Fluent news magazine Fall 2000/Winter 2001. Try having a look on the Fluent website for more info. Hope that helps,

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Old   May 10, 2002, 10:18
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Hi Atholl,

thanks for your suggestion, but I saw the article and I already made a simulation of windshield de-icing. The problem is that in de-icing simulation you can use the melting model (solid->liquid) but the defogging simulation is harder to reproduce: it takes into account the evaporation.

I thank you anyway.

Davide.
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