|April 30, 2010, 03:28||
Problem with Axisymmetric solver
Ashish D. Shah
Join Date: Jan 2010
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I am performing 2D axisymmetric simulation of flow in pipe.
I prep the initial mesh in gambit and have aligned the axis to the X-axis, prepared a simple Quad Map mesh and then exported a 2D mesh.
After importing it in Fluent, i checked the mesh and the minimum volume was +ve.
I switched on axisymmetric mode under solver, then again checked mesh, it shows a -ve volume.
What can be the reason?
|May 4, 2010, 07:56||
Join Date: Mar 2009
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For axisymmetry you should make sure the radius is non-negative, otherwise negative volumes may be created.
|axisymmetric solver, negative volume|
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