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Old   March 14, 2003, 02:52
Default On the time step!
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Raintung
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When I use Fluent to compute 3D flow field, the following information appears: ¡°time step reduced in 2 cells.¡± What does it mean? Then, the computation process stop because of the divergence.I don't know the reason. Do I need to reset any parameters? Thank you!
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Old   March 14, 2003, 06:55
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Just reduce your time step,

choose a time step which is less than:

T = L / U

L --> smaller cell dimension

U --> mean velocity of the flow

Hope this could help,

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Jkl.
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