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bean February 22, 2013 10:40

Vortex Core Location
 
Hi,

I was wondering if it is possible to find the coordinates of a vortex core? When I use the Vortex core function in derived parts, a sporadic line appears, but it doesnt seem to go through the place where the greatest vorticity is.

Thanks

RupeB November 18, 2013 09:48

Bump...
 
Hi there,

Did you get any where with this as i'm looking to do similar.

I have planes set up parallel to the rear face of the Ahmed body i am modelling (so my x value s known, but also need the 'y' and 'z' values). Using the vortex core tool, I only get lines, not the point projected to the plane - is there away to do this?

Thanks,

RupeB


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