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Old   March 27, 2014, 12:49
Default Averaging over spatial direction in paraView
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Hey all,

I have been looking for a way to calculate the average over a spatial direction in either OpenFoam or Tecplot. I have a circular cylinder in a flow and I would like to see the pressure distribution around this cylinder. So what I want is a spanwise average of the pressure around the circular cylinder. I found a way by exporting the values to excel and then average them over the points with the same x,y coordinates, but I was wondering if there wasn't a build in option like this in paraView

I have been looking on the forum here as well as on the paraview website, but I could not find a solution to my problem. Does anybody know how to take the average over a spatial direction in paraView?

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Old   May 5, 2014, 05:34
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Have a look at this thread.
Spanwise averaging of three-dimensional field

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