CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Forums > CFX

Transient Error

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   September 19, 2008, 02:43
Default Transient Error
Posts: n/a
Sponsored Links
While Running a Transient Simulation, the following error message reported. the problem is of a rotating domain.

ERROR #002100012 has occurred in subroutine VolSec. Message: A negative ELEMENT volume has been detected. This is a fatal error and execution will be terminated. The location of the first negative volume is reported below. Volume :-0.3418E-11 Location : ( 0.11619E-01, 0.33515E-04, -0.68488E-02) Can anybody suggest a solution for this?

sathyan +----------------------------------------------------------
  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

Old   September 19, 2008, 07:52
Default Re: Transient Error
sanjay pawar
Posts: n/a
I think u should check ur mesh. "a negative element volume" error was related to improper meshing.
  Reply With Quote

Old   October 2, 2008, 07:03
Default Re: Transient Error
Posts: n/a
there is a negative volume in your mesh and the coordinates are also given, please check it.

and check te angular velocity given and time step if you are doing mesh deformation
  Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
GroovyBC the dynamic cousin of funkySetFields that lives on the suburb of the mesh gschaider OpenFOAM 300 October 29, 2014 19:00
Compile calcMassFlowC aurore OpenFOAM Programming & Development 12 March 18, 2014 05:22
OpenFOAM install on Ubuntu Natty 11.04 bkubicek OpenFOAM 13 May 26, 2011 05:48
Accessing phi from a fvPatchField at same patch johndeas OpenFOAM 1 September 13, 2010 20:23
How to get the max value of the whole field waynezw0618 OpenFOAM Running, Solving & CFD 4 June 17, 2008 05:07

Sponsored Links

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:39.