|June 4, 2010, 09:42||
Vof boundary setting
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 10Rep Power: 8
l am working on a stratified flow of air-water. can someone enlighten me on how to set up the boundary condition? l want both air and water to enter through a single inlet and each of the fluid comes out at different pressure outlet.
the flow is highly turbulent and l will like to use RSM together with VOF.
any suggestion, please?
Last edited by EYITAYOAFOLABI; June 4, 2010 at 10:51.
|June 7, 2010, 15:13||
Pranab N Jha
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 85Rep Power: 8
You can divide the inlet into two parts (as you may like) to get the inlet BC. Keep in mind to specify the volume fraction of water (supposing as the secondary fluid) to be 0 at the air inlet and =1 at the water inlet so that you get only air inflow or only water inflow from the inlets.
For RSM, you will have to calculate the initial pilot values for various parameters (eg k, e, w, etc) depending on which model you choose. This step is critical. I also struggle sometimes with these. You can get some help on these if you go to the wiki section of this website.
P.S.: Did not get the wink at the end!
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Boundary condition setting for non-premixed combustion using reactingFoam||skyopener||OpenFOAM||0||May 23, 2010 22:55|
|VOF setting for ship's hull study||simone b.||FLUENT||0||December 1, 2008 12:34|
|A Problem with setting the time step in VOF model||Le||FLUENT||2||July 20, 2006 22:00|
|Trimmed cell and embedded refinement mesh conversion issues||michele||OpenFOAM Other Meshers: ICEM, Star, Ansys, Pointwise, GridPro, Ansa, ...||2||July 15, 2005 04:15|
|Warning 097-||AB||CD-adapco||6||November 15, 2004 05:41|