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bahrmann April 23, 2009 05:12

average of a transient velocity field
 
Hi All,

Is there a possibility in OpenFOAM to calculate an average field from several time steps of a transient flow calculation?

thanks

jml April 23, 2009 07:17

You can use the filter "Temporal Statistics" in Parawiew.

ngj April 24, 2009 02:27

Hi

As I recall, there is a function object which does exactly that during runTime. This has the upside of including all time steps compared to the post-processing tool, which can only work on the saved time steps.

Best regards,

Niels


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