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jameel February 28, 2013 11:17

liquid fuel swirl atomization
Dear all,
I have a project of designing a swirl injector for liquid fuel and I have to simulated it by OpenFOAM. my case is 3D, turbulent, compressible. But I do not how to start? which solver is better for my case? which turbulent model is better? can I use VOF technique or not?. Do I have to draw the geometry of the injector or I can just use a specific equation regarding to all the injector variables like diameter,length,swirl no. swirl angle, etc. and implement just this equation with the combustion geometry as a boundary condition for the swirl geometry. Please, any one could help me, any ideas or thoughts because I am new in openfoam. please...
atheel jameel :confused:

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