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erik023 September 9, 2008 10:48

dear all, taking a CAD file a
 
dear all,
taking a CAD file as input, does anyone have experience of meshing this?
thank you
sincerely
Erik

caw September 9, 2008 11:42

Dear Erik, there is a good
 
Dear Erik,

there is a good tool in OpenFoam 1.5: snappyHexMesh
if you can export your geometry to stl (triangulated surface) the you may use it even for highly complex geometry.

Works also in parallel...

Best regards
Christian

elvis September 9, 2008 15:27

http://openfoamwiki.net/index.
 
http://openfoamwiki.net/index.php/Main_Tutorials
http://openfoamwiki.net/images/c/c3/...ial_german.zip well in german and 4 catia

http://www.caelinux.org/wiki/index.php/Doc:CAETutorials#Salome_.26_OpenFOAM_tuto rial:_3D_CFD_analysis_of_a_Y-shaped_pipe_.28CAELinux_2007.29 this might be right tutorials 4 u salome can mesh free of charge as UNVersal-file (a la IDEAS) and converted via http://openfoamwiki.net/index.php/IdeasUnvToFoam IdeasUnvToFoam


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