Need Assistance: BCs for ke model implementation
Hi all
I am implementing a kepsilon turbulence model in my general purpose CFD code. Here is the situation. The code engine employs an ADIBrian solution to a general advectivediffusive transport equation. It is general because I port to the solver a vector of states and sources to derive a solution. Q = [u,v,w,T,P] with sources, [P_x, P_y, P_z, Q, B] and respective diffusion coefficients The pressure solution is derive by a parabolized extention of the PPE. With this formulation I plan to port the additional [k, epsilon] states. I think I can figure out the source terms (they appear to be well documented). However the question is boundary conditions for [k, epsilon] states. My code engine can take on either standard Dirichlet or Neumann type BCs. I appear to be reading conflicting information on the type of BC for [k e]. I must stress that I am looking for something simple. Let's keep this easy. I have low Re numbers incompressible flows over obstructions. Generally I have defined velocity BCs for an inflow region (and zero for solid walls) and defined PBC for an exit region. Dirichlet BCs for velocity force a Neumann BCs for pressure and vice versa. Given that what would you recommend for the BC formulation for k and e. Thanks in advance. 
Re: Need Assistance: BCs for ke model implementat
Look for Reichardt law.
Or if can read french, I could send you Bc's and an algorithm for calculating the BC's. 
Re: Need Assistance: BCs for ke model implementat
(1).For turbulence modeling, please see David C. Wilcox book, "Turbulence Modeling for CFD". (2). Make sure that you understand the definition of k and epsilon. There are a couple of versions of epsilon being used. Also the nature of the equations require special attention in terms of solution procedure.

Re: Need Assistance: BCs for ke model implementat
Hi... Perron... I have same problem with Schrage, so if you don't mind please send me your Bc's and an algorithm for calculating the BC's. thank you...!!!
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