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Old   June 23, 2017, 03:26
Default How to simulate the natural convection during solidification of PCM
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Dear all,
I am simulating the solidification of paraffin wax in a enclosure, I want to see the natural convection driven by the buoyancy force and surface tension force. But when I add the wall adhesion and surface tension, divergence happens. What's the possible reason of it.

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