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msrinath80 November 19, 2008 19:53

Hi all, Does anyone know if
 
Hi all,

Does anyone know if any of the OpenFOAM solvers can use/read a mesh composed of second-order tetrahedrons?

dmoroian November 20, 2008 05:39

Short answer: I think not. Li
 
Short answer: I think not.
Little longer: higher order cell shapes apply to finite element methods, whereas OpenFOAM is based on finite volume methods.

I hope this is useful...and right,
Dragos

msrinath80 November 21, 2008 14:41

Thanks Dragos.
 
Thanks Dragos.


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