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bob12 October 28, 2009 11:06

size function into cylinder
i have meshed a cylinder and the quality is bad, so if i want a better quality i will use size function. the problem is that i know idea of which i can use, do you help me?

-mAx- October 29, 2009 03:12

post a picture a your bad quality mesh.
did you take a look at gambit tutorials?
This is the first thing to do, when we don't have any idea on a feature

bob12 October 30, 2009 02:47

Yes, i have saw the modelling guides.
now the problem is another, i have genereted a size function and the type is fixed. i can see by the command of visualize size function. the problem is that the number of mesh not change. i suppose that the command is not applied.
what do you think?

-mAx- October 30, 2009 05:28

If the number of cells doesn t change, it means that the sze function is ignored or not well defined.
If you try to modify SF, do you see the one you defined?

makaero October 31, 2009 18:36


The curved size function has to be used for curved surfaces, select the appropriate angle for good mesh.

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