CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Forums > Software User Forums > ANSYS

Importing Temperature Field from CFX to ANSYS

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old   January 28, 2010, 15:54
Default Importing Temperature Field from CFX to ANSYS
New Member
A.R. Baserinia
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Canada
Posts: 24
Rep Power: 15
baserinia is on a distinguished road

I am working on a casting problem in which liquid aluminum solidifies in a mold. Since the problem involves both liquid and solid phases, I use CFX to compute the velocity and temperature fields. Therefore, I have the temperature at every single mesh vertex.

As the second step, I want to import these vertex temperature values into ANSYS in order to perform a thermal-stress-strain analysis. This step is necessary since the solid metal undergoes elastic-plastic contraction. In ANSYS, I couldn't find out how to import temperature values in the entire volume from the CFX solution. I'd be appreciated is somebody could help me with this.
baserinia is offline   Reply With Quote

Old   February 11, 2010, 13:29
New Member
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 5
Rep Power: 15
arif.iut.09 is on a distinguished road
hallo, i want to do continuous casting simulation for iron. can u help me on that. im very new to this. im using ansys 11. please help me out
arif.iut.09 is offline   Reply With Quote

Old   March 1, 2010, 10:52
Default Hi
New Member
ravi kiran
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Chennai- India
Posts: 7
Rep Power: 15
Ravikiran is on a distinguished road
Hi baserinia,

Did you find a way out to import from cfx?

I am working on a similar problem. Thermal-stress-strain problem of a huge cylinder with inlets and outlets. Working fluid is high temp steam.

In CFD-Post try this

File>Ansys export/import> Export to ansys load file> pick temperatures.

Check this and reply back.

If you have already found a solution, please post me.
Ravikiran is offline   Reply With Quote


ansys, casting, cfx, deformation, thermal analysis

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ANSYS CFX Tutorial Rashid CFX 25 December 20, 2012 01:22
Modifying pressure field in CFX akultane CFX 2 January 13, 2010 14:42
Ansys Workbench (CFX) bucket problem njsavage CFX 1 April 30, 2009 09:51
Importing Ansys .cdb mesh and geometry into CFX 11 Tom CFX 1 February 18, 2008 11:08
I cannot open Ansys CFX in Workbench Pham Son Minh CFX 2 January 13, 2008 03:33

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:20.