|April 18, 2011, 08:30||
OpenFOAM LES: Averaging Velcoity
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In Openfoam for LES I know that you can implement a function in the controlDict file which calculates average velocity at each point based on all the time steps. If this is not implemented before the simulations begins, is there a way to do this now the simulation has finished ? FoamCalc perhaps?
|April 19, 2011, 04:16||
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for run time averaging: have a look at the fieldAverage function
HOWTO use fieldAverage
PS: sorry i misunderstood your post. i am not aware of an existing post pro averaging tool. but writing your own shouldn't be too hard.
Last edited by gregor; April 21, 2011 at 03:32.
|April 20, 2011, 07:05||
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Check this thread
using fieldAverage library to average postprocessing
The only problem I found with this postaverage utility is it only uses the time data you saved, opposed to the fieldaverage function in run time that uses all timestep data.
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