CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Forums > Main CFD Forum

Software for chemical bed design

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   September 18, 2007, 22:15
Default Software for chemical bed design
Posts: n/a
My company supplies equipment based on adsorber beds. I want to do CFD analysis to get some steady state single phase flow profile in the bed. Our bed design won't change much, but I want to be able to run CFD with different dimensions for next few years. I looked at CFX and Fluent and they seem like overkill for this one time design and quite expensive. I thought of getting a consultant to do it, but I have to be able to tweak and run slightly different cases myself. Any suggestion on a software that is reasonably priced(upto $5K). If it is hard to setup, I won't mind paying the company to setup the first case and then after that I can tweak the design. Mass transfer and Heat transfer options will be a nice to have for the future but not essential.
  Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
CFD software for natural ventilation of building & urban design Christian Bosselmann Main CFD Forum 6 April 1, 2011 03:00
(Open-source) cfd software for design use pa-ma Main CFD Forum 0 January 31, 2010 13:36
whichlanguage is most suit for cfd software design cornerstone Main CFD Forum 8 October 1, 2002 16:58
which CFD software is suited to bed deformation... zhou_eric FLUENT 0 June 21, 2001 23:32
Info: Short Course On Thermal Design of Electronic Equipment Arnold Free Main CFD Forum 0 August 10, 1999 10:18

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:57.