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Slipstream October 30, 2003 21:38

Actuator Disc

I'm aware that Fluent uses the actuator disc model together with the blade element theory to model helicopter rotors or propellers. Is this model adequate for capturing swirl velocities caused by the rotor?

Thanks in advance

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