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nchu286 February 3, 2010 04:53

wave problem
i tried to produce a very simple wave (input wave amplitude,period,and fluid height)and wanted to see the free surface elevation at the most front-end
.I run 100s and the first 40s the elevation is a regular wave but after it ,it suddenly climb it high and became irregular .
So did anyone know where is the problem.Thx
Ps:the fluid is one fluid ,linear

Ghirghidov February 3, 2010 09:41

did you use lagrangian VOF method?

nchu286 February 10, 2010 07:00


Originally Posted by Ghirghidov (Post 244772)
did you use lagrangian VOF method?

didn't flow-3d always use the method??:confused:

MuxaB February 10, 2010 10:37

Could it be because a reflected wave came back to the wave boundary? What do you have as BC on other mesh boundaries?

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