CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
www.cfd-online.com
[Sponsors]
Home > Forums > Main CFD Forum

2D mesh export of an original 3D model

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

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   February 22, 2008, 14:14
Default 2D mesh export of an original 3D model
  #1
Yogendra Shastri
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Hi,

I want to simulate a 2D axisymmetric reactor model in FLUENT. My first doubt is: Do I need to creat a 2D mesh in GAMBIT? Or is it possible to creat an original 3D mesh and then export only the 2D mesh to be used in FLUENT?

I tried the second option but got the following error while exporting the 2D mesh: "All mesh node must lie on the XY plane or a parallel plane within tolerence".

Is there a particular method to creat the 3D mesh so that the 2D mesh can be exported?

Thanks,

Yogendra.
  Reply With Quote

Reply

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
how to set periodic boundary conditions Ganesh FLUENT 13 January 22, 2014 05:11
Mesh motion with Translation & Rotation Doginal CFX 2 January 12, 2014 07:21
Turbulence model and mesh size Julien Pralong FLOW-3D 1 August 9, 2010 13:18
CAD model sliver faces - CFX Mesh - Parasolid? Ianto CFX 3 February 8, 2009 19:32
Icemcfd 11: Loss of mesh from surface mesh option? Joe CFX 2 March 26, 2007 18:10


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:49.