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Old   November 25, 2014, 11:37
Default Mesh Refinement around sharp corners of vehicle
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Hello everyone,

I am creating a mesh around a car using trimmer and 20 prism layers over 25mm. The first layer is at 1E-5 meters. This satisfies y+~1 for my simulations.

The problem is I do not get very good convergence from my residuals. The lowest I have gotten is just below 1E-3.

Attached is some pictures from the front/rear bumpers and windshield wiper areas where there are degenerate cells due to the sharp curves. Does anyone know how to refine these cell areas? Thanks!!!
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File Type: png rear bumper mesh.PNG (36.7 KB, 16 views)
File Type: jpg wiper mesh.jpg (51.0 KB, 13 views)
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