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Old   October 25, 2011, 00:57
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i am modelling the spray drying of milk. but i am stuck on one point when i create an injection there is an error showing "atomizer model is only valid for axi-symmetric flow". what does it refer and how to solve this problem
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Old   October 25, 2011, 01:40
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Make your model axi-symmetric.

Axi symmetric means flow fields are same around an axis. So an actual 3D problem you can solve in 2D, if it is axi-symmetric in nature.

Eg. Flow through cylindrical pipes, spraying,

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