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Asghari_M June 6, 2011 10:24

Two or Three Dimensional for a coil
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Hi all;

I have a coil with a circular cross section according to the following attached pattern . Just As anybody observes, this pattern has two returns (two elbow couple). My question is if I can model this problem by a two dimensional model or I have to model this example by a three dimensional one. The boundary conditions are same for every cross section. If your answer is ok, Please lead me how to consider this configuration.

Thanks a lot for any help.

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Asghari_M June 7, 2011 04:19

Again,Suppose , a gas within the coil is my model being heated by a liquid fluid. Which boundary condition is suitable for outlet Temperature?
Diricleh or nueman ,d()/dn=0.0 or another one?
What's your opinion?
What about should we take for other outlet boundary condition,too ? For example, the pressure or velocity.

Also, consider a semi-cylinder surrounds this coil. How can I mesh this three dimensional pattern by subtracting this semi-cylinder from coil?
Actually, which mesh type with which quality can be used for this problem?
Thx again for any help and consult.

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