|April 1, 2012, 07:06||
Problem computing divergence field
Gilles De Neyer
Join Date: Nov 2011
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I'm actually trying to compute the divergence field for a laminar compressible flow on a cylinder and I got weird results around the cylinder. I have a zero divergence field inside the structured grid around cylinder and then some fluctuation in the non structured grid.
The code I used for this was just this at the end of my timeloop
Note: the flow is laminar with low Mach number 0.05 using rhoPimpleFoam, in attachment the divergence field with and without the mesh
|April 2, 2012, 02:34||
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There are a good number of posts explaining that what should be computed is
and not fvc::div(U).
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