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plmauk July 20, 2007 05:29

Hi, everyone. I had to conv
 
Hi, everyone.

I had to convert a gambit-mesh to FoamX.
It worked. Now, I have to set boundary conditions.
The Question is : what does it mean "startFace"
and "nFaces" ?

Thanks,
Paul

gabrieler July 20, 2007 06:58

Hi Paul, "starFace" is the fi
 
Hi Paul,
"starFace" is the first face of your boundary condition and "nFaces" is the number of faces
of the same boundary contidion. You can read them in the file "faces".

Gabriele

ilpaso July 20, 2007 07:08

Hi Paul I use this procedur
 
Hi Paul

I use this procedure in gambit:
- create mesh
- change solver to "generic"
- create patches with differents name (wall, inlet, ...) and the same type: "ELEMENT_SIDE"
- use gambitToMesh to convert mesh
- In FoamX define the patch types

bye
Davide


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