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Amitava Guha April 10, 2008 06:16

Joining Meshes in Ansys ICEM CFD
 
Hello everyone

I am working on a project in which I have to design two passing by ships.I am using Ansys ICEM CFD. Since the geometry is complicated I have designed the two ships separately and and meshed them with small domains. Now I have two cuboid shaped mesh.Then I made a big size domain in which I want to put these ships.

Tanker Mesh: http://img182.imageshack.us/img182/609/tankervl0.th.png

Bulk carrier Mesh: http://img151.imageshack.us/img151/5...rierlw6.th.png

Big Domain Mesh: http://img362.imageshack.us/img362/6...mainhu7.th.png

I can translate the meshes and place them in correct position, but still the meshes are not connected. Can any one help me joining these meshes.

Thank you for your help.

Regards Tava


Amitava Guha April 11, 2008 18:14

Re: Joining Meshes in Ansys ICEM CFD
 
Hi

I am trying to do the analysis by creating 3 different case files and then from Grid>>Zone>>Append Case option I have placed all the parts of the mesh together.

I don't know if this is a correct method. If any one have any idea about this please answer.

Regards Tava

ashi April 22, 2008 13:35

Re: Joining Meshes in Ansys ICEM CFD
 
there is a tutorial in ICEMCFD ,u can use that problem,i hope it can gives an idea.


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