# Is 2-d axi possible?

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 December 1, 2004, 05:23 Is 2-d axi possible? #1 vladsi Guest   Posts: n/a Sponsored Links Good Day, everyone! I wish to ask guru: Is 2-d axi possible? And how to set up it& Vlad S I

 December 1, 2004, 11:09 Re: Is 2-d axi possible? #2 Ferdinand Guest   Posts: n/a Hi! CFX is only a 3D solver. If you want to compute a 2D or an axisymmetric problem, you have to solve this as a 3D problem with periodic or symmetric boundary conditions. Ferdinand

 December 1, 2004, 16:55 Re: Is 2-d axi possible? #3 Robin Guest   Posts: n/a Hi Vlad, 2D is not available, but you can generate a mesh with one element in the circumferential direction and either symmetry or periodic boundary conditions on the side. CFX-Mesh 9.0 will allow you to create a mesh like this from a revolved geometry. You can also generate a mesh like this in ICEM CFD by first creating your 2D mesh, then revolving the mesh about your axis. Regards, Robin

 December 6, 2004, 06:40 Re: Is 2-d axi possible? #4 Michael Bo Guest   Posts: n/a Hi Robin Does ICEM automatically manage to collapse the edge og the cells lying on the revolving axis? Or do I need to do something specific.

 December 7, 2004, 22:31 Re: Is 2-d axi possible? #5 Robin Guest   Posts: n/a There is an option to merge the nodes at the bottom of the panel that does the revolve operation. -Robin

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