CFD Online URL
[Sponsors]
Home > Forums > Main CFD Forum

Generate a CFD domain from FEA results

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

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   August 3, 2011, 13:42
Default Generate a CFD domain from FEA results
  #1
Member
 
Dave
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 33
Rep Power: 5
Dave442 is on a distinguished road
Hi all,

I am a research student and I have carried out a finite element analysis to model the deployment of a medical device within a vessel. I now wish to use my results to investigate blood flow within the treated vessel.

Heres a link to an image of a cross-section of the results to give an idea of the geometry involved:

http://files.engineering.com/getfile...ile=export.png

I would like to ask for advice on how to generate a CFD domain of the volume enclosed by my FEA results? Should I try to export my results to a CAD package and generate a solid model of the enclosed volume which I could then mesh. Or would it be possible to generate a mesh directly from my results somehow?

I have access to a number of CAD packages and also to ANSYS Workbench, CFX and ICEM CFD. Apologies for my ignorance, any insight would be greatly appreciated.

Many thanks,
Dave
Dave442 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
CFX domain comparison Kiat110616 CFX 4 April 3, 2011 23:43
Domain Imbalance HMR CFX 3 March 6, 2011 21:10
initialize 3D domain with 2D results ivanbuz FLUENT 6 September 3, 2009 19:19
validation of CFD results andy FLUENT 0 June 13, 2007 14:55
Impact of Humidity on CFD Results Jerry Main CFD Forum 2 January 26, 2004 15:39


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:05.