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Old   June 20, 2013, 20:00
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Hi everyone,

Is it not possible in openfoam to solve a non-linear source term, as i read in few threads usually source term is converted to linear and then solved.
I am new to openfoam so someone please put some light on this subject
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Hi shash,

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usually source term is converted to linear and then solved
This is indeed how it is usually done. It is simply impossible include a non-linear source term implicitly in the linear system of equations of the finite-volume CFD.

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