|July 17, 2010, 15:54||
how to plot out circumferentially mass averaged axial velocity in a rotor?
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 11Rep Power: 7
I got stuck with some data post treatment with FLUENT about circumferential mass-averaged axial velocity, please help me if you can.
To simplize the question, it is like this: fluid flows from cylinder circular inlet to circular outlet, there are several cylindrical surface such as r/R_tip from inlet to outlet, at the same time, tranverse planes cut vertical to streamwise direction, thus there will be some circular lines formed from intersections.
My question is how to calculate these circumferential mass averaged axial velocity at these intersections.
To make the quesion more clear, one paper has done this plot, this link is:
it is Figure 12, circumferentially mass averaged axial velocity(computation). my problem is how the author made Figure 12 through FLUENT, in the figure, x-axis is for axial velocity, y axis is for different radial location.
I tried to make locations from surface integrals in FLUENT, but it looks like impossbile to average the value based on the intersection circles. I am not sure how to do this in FLUENT.
Please help me if you can, I have been stuck from this problem for several days.
Thanks a lot!!!
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Please Help.....Insufficient Catalogue Size||Paresh Jain||CFX||18||September 25, 2015 04:47|
|plloting radial and axial velocity||hamza||CFX||5||May 31, 2010 16:42|
|mass flow in is not equal to mass flow out||saii||CFX||2||September 18, 2009 08:07|
|how to plot RMS velocity (fluctuating velocity)||nash||Main CFD Forum||0||October 18, 2006 16:37|
|Terrible Mistake In Fluid Dynamics History||Abhi||Main CFD Forum||12||July 8, 2002 09:11|