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southfee March 29, 2011 02:36

how to make buoyancy force simulation
hi..i,m trying to simulate a buoyant force by using ansyss fluent or cfx,but don't how..can someone give a help??

sazabi2001 April 5, 2011 07:31

For CFX:

Switch on the 'buoyancy' option on the fluid domain setting, set the gravity (x,y,z), set the reference temperature.

Remember to set the expansion ratio in the metarial box, and I think that's it.


I haven't use Fluent for quite a time now, but I think the setup would be more or less the same with this.

southfee April 5, 2011 10:18

thanks..4 the info

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