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Old   November 21, 2005, 15:06
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joe
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Hi,

Does anyone know why the only geometry of material '198 Solid with smooth-wall friction' is a cube. Is it possible for me to change the geometry associated with this material to a half sphere or half cylinder? I would like to be able to set the surface heat flux of a half sphere.

Thanks in advance
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Old   November 30, 2005, 06:34
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A possibility is to use a solid half-sphere of participating material with a volumetric heat source of appropriate magnitude, and a plate (circular) on the flat surface. Heat will then be transferred into the solid half-sphere and out through the curved surfaces and into the surrounding fluid.
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