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Old   May 25, 2006, 05:58
Default How to model PCM based heat storage in fluent/cfx
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Firends, Please tell me how to model a phase change problem using PCM in Fluent or ther any UDF present in the software or anybody has tried ever before. please forward regarding.
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Old   August 28, 2010, 08:48
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you can model pcm in fluent without udf:
firstly, you must active solidification and melting model in define panel and then input data in material panel. determine solidus and liquidius temperature. use piecewise polynomial method for defining (solid/liquid)density,heat capacity,etc.
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Old   September 22, 2011, 10:58
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How input data material of PCM in fluent database?
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