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

Flapping Airfoil Simulation in Low Reynolds Number Flow

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

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   April 6, 2010, 09:30
Post Flapping Airfoil Simulation in Low Reynolds Number Flow
  #1
New Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 18
Rep Power: 6
M.Sc_Student is on a distinguished road
Hi Dear Friends,
I'm doing the simulation of a flapping airfoil (Figure eight-like motion) with "Fluent" and it's related to Micro Aerial Vehicles (MAV's), i was wondering if you can give me some informations like:

1) what kind of flow is it? (2D or 3D, compressible or incompressible , laminar or turbulent , steady or transient? )

2) what kind of grid i should use? (static or moving grid , structural or unstructured?)

3) what kind of coordinate i should use? (descartian or spherical or cylindrical?)

4) Is This necessary to know the details of 2D Navier–Stokes equations in order to do the simulation with "Fluent" ?

my Email is : (( tahmaseb_kashani@yahoo.com ))

thanks beforehand,

Regards
M.Sc_Student is offline   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
Low Reynolds Number Flow over a Flat Plate Go FLUENT 4 August 28, 2013 05:19
Reynolds Number matching in Cavity flow Endee Main CFD Forum 6 April 20, 2010 04:47
Fluent 12.0, Low Reynolds Number Flows anandvksin2003 FLUENT 1 January 26, 2010 05:16
Reynolds number for flow over half cylinder? Haroon10 Main CFD Forum 0 April 23, 2009 10:09
Combination of high and low Reynolds number adolfo FLUENT 0 June 24, 2005 13:09


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 15:37.