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mechy August 2, 2011 12:18

what is the best grid generation software ???
 
Hi All
for complicate geometry what is the best grid generation software ?

Best Regards

lovecraft22 August 2, 2011 13:54

Have you tried snappyHexMesh?

mechy August 2, 2011 14:30

Dear lore
I have not used snappyHexMesh but I need a software that it be a user friend like Gambit (but it can be install in Linux ) and It create also geometry (line surface volume) then It create grid

In my search I found that Engrid GMSH gridgen SALOME ...
softwares have ability to do it
but I don't know which of them is the best

lovecraft22 August 2, 2011 14:51

I've always used snappyHexMesh and I think it actually does a pretty good job so I don't have such a big experience with third party software.
I think you could use this one though:
http://geuz.org/gmsh/

Once I've done the mesh you'll have to convert it to be read in Open Foam with the command gmeshToFoam.


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