CFD software for conjugate heat transfer
What are the CFD packages that are specialized in general conjugate heat transfer (conduction, convection, radiation) ? Thank you.
leng 
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MAYA provides a complete integrated thermal solution, including conduction, convection and advanced radiation (diffuse, specular, including raytracing) modeling capability with it's advanced CFD solution.
See www.mayahtt.com. 
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Any major CFD packages advertised in this forum should be able to handle.

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Just about any of the CFD codes can handle the conjugate HT but each has strengths in different areas. What applications or time involvement are you looking at?

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Ethan:
I am looking for application in small scale nonrectangle geometry (a few hundread microns) such as optical fibers. Do you know which CFD package has the strength is this area ? Thank you. lengzi 
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If you are tasked to do this type of analysis as a primary job function and the focus is on small details like the fiber you may want to consider a general purpose code like Fluent.
Otherwise if you are looking at an optoelectrical module or package you may want to consider a code like Flotherm since it offers some ease of use and business advantageous when working with customers. I suggest taking a look at the web pages and request them to come out a do a demo or better yet take a trial. Most vendors will provide you with a short period to evaluate the software. After all almost any code can get the answer right it is just a question of how much work it requires from you to get there. 
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Thank you. Ethan

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