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Old   July 17, 2009, 08:19
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Hi all,

problem: I am pushing very high viscosity oil at 2000cST - 875kg/m3, trough a porous filter media.
At 300 centistokes there is no problem, I get a pressure drop over the filter comparable to test results from a lab.

Could it be that the oil is so viscous at 2000cST, that other phenomena are interfering with my simulation?
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Old   July 23, 2009, 02:48
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For that much high viscosity of oil, did you check whether flow has become laminar or not !
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