|June 1, 2015, 07:18||
access the information of the neighbour cell across a processor boundary?
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Liverpool, UK
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Is it possible to access the information of the neighbour cell across a processor boundary? I know how to do that if both owner and neighbour cell are on the same processor, however, I cannot do that if otherwise. I'm sure OpenFOAM swaps data on the processor boundary using syncTools and the like, but I don't know how to employ those functions in my own solver. What I want to realise is to know the value of alpha1 of the neighoubur cell across a processor boundary while I have the information of the face shared by its owner cell and neighbour cell, and I know the owner cell on the current processor. Therefore, I need to know the cell number of the neighbour cell on another processor. I am not sure if I can do that on the solver level of code. Could you share some hints on this please? Thanks for your time in advance.
|June 12, 2015, 18:57||
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
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I've moved your post from the thread where you originally posted Parallel Running With Problems - since it was a bit out of context... i.e., this is a programming question.
After a very brief Google search:
site:www.cfd-online.com openfoam access neighbour across processor
Beyond this, I never needed this myself, so I have no idea how it can be implemented
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