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Old   July 25, 2006, 11:06
Default Porous Media in Star CD
Emmanuel Resch
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I am modelling a solid oxide fuel cell using Star-CD. Does anyone know if it is possible to model a 2 dimensional cell set as porous (in x and y)? Everytime I try, the porosity index in the cell table editor resets to zero. Makes me think that I need to extend my model in the z direction by a width of a single cell, thus making it 3-d. I know it works then...

Is this the way to proceed?
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Old   July 25, 2006, 16:34
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For porous medium, fluent has the most recognized support specialist. Don't use the star-cd

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Old   August 1, 2006, 19:45
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All Star-CD problems are "3D" - your approach with making it one cell thick should be correct.
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