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Old   November 21, 2012, 20:39
Default Cell size and convergence
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Is cell size effect on convergence?

in another words,

I can increase my project's cells from 500,000 to 1.5 million with same quality if this will achieve convergence?
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Old   November 22, 2012, 02:35
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Yes one of the convergency issues may be the mesh size. In some cases refinements could bring convergency to the solution.
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