|January 18, 2013, 16:21||
whats the difference between patch and faceZones?
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I saw these examples.so when each is used for determining the flow rate?
"Mass flow examples
Usually OpenFOAM solvers define a face-flow field phi that only has to be summed on patches
On faceZones this is a bit more complicated as the orientation of the face has to be taken into account:
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