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Amir January 23, 2008 13:26

Sinking of a foundation
Hi, I am trying to simulate the sinking of an offshore tower foundation. I am not sure how to transfer the loads caculated by CFX into kinetic motion for the foundation. Do I have to write a Fortran code (or maybe CEL) and link it to CFX or alternatively doing a full FSI?

Thanks for your Help


Glenn Horrocks January 24, 2008 17:36

Re: Sinking of a foundation

If it is rigid body motion you may be able to define the motion in CEL. Otherwise FSI is the easiest way to do it.

Glenn Horrocks

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