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Old   October 15, 2013, 12:41
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Hello everyone

I have recently start to use openFoam for CFD simulation and i think it's a really great software. I started to simulate a heat exchanger for a water coolant which cools heat generated components. Steady state is sufficient for my simulations and i have solved the water flow with simpleFoam, but how do i couple this with heat conduction through my water flow to the heat source? Further incompressible solver is always enough.
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