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Turtle August 30, 2012 04:42

Modelling of Heat transfer
Hey everyone,

I need some help in modelling a system, where water flows through a Cu-pipe and heat is transfered through the walls of the pipe into a surrounding material.

Which modell shall i take for this? Thermal-transient? And how can I make the geometry so that Ansys knows what's which material? Also, I dont know how to combine a mass flow (water) with the heat transfer.

Help much appreciated...:rolleyes:


diamondx August 30, 2012 09:34

please adress you problem in the fluent section. when you have walls, you can set their thickness and their materials in ansys...

zaynah04 September 8, 2012 05:58

Dear Ali
I have a problem in gambit i define porous_jump, then in fluent it sent an error message:
Error: Cannot change po to porous-jump because
there is only one adjacent cell thread.

i have tried modify in gambit and its still futile.
can you please guide me?


diamondx September 8, 2012 12:59

I don't have gambit installed... i never used. i wish i can help.

zaynah04 September 8, 2012 14:44

Dear Ali

Its okay...


abdul Sami September 9, 2012 07:30

meshing problem
Hi every One!

i want to know that in ansys how i create thick mesh near the boundries(in 2d nozzle) and in the centre it should be thin plz help any one plzz

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