CFD Online Discussion Forums

CFD Online Discussion Forums (http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/)
-   FLUENT (http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/fluent/)
-   -   Coal Particle Tracking Parameters (http://www.cfd-online.com/Forums/fluent/46692-coal-particle-tracking-parameters.html)

Michael December 1, 2007 03:01

Coal Particle Tracking Parameters
 
Hello all I'm currently comparing the size/mass distribution for coal particles before and after combustion. I noticed that when I extract the file under "particle tracking", I get a big data file that contains 9 parameters (time, x,y,z position, x,y,z velocity, density, temperature, mass, and colored by...) for the coal particles

Is there a way to change these parameters? (i.e. what if I only want to extract time, mass, and temperature) The file is huge and I don't want to include parameters such as density, x,y,z position... because they take up space

Any help would greatly be appreciated Thanks

RE13 December 1, 2007 15:51

Re: Coal Particle Tracking Parameters
 
have you tried writing a DEFINE_DPM_OUTPUT UDF? I think this is the best way to go.


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 16:39.