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joc November 18, 2003 08:16

curvature analysis
I am wondering if it could be possible to calculate the curvature and torsion of a 3d pipe (i.e a vessel) with Fluent, Fidap or Gambit?

If yes how and if no is there any other program to do this?

DAE December 4, 2003 12:40

Re: curvature analysis
FLUENT solves transport equations.

The sort of program you want is PATRAN or NASTRAN or something similar.


joc December 4, 2003 14:17

Re: curvature analysis
Thanks a lot. Could you be more specific? I would also like to know if the torsion of a pipe (a vessel) can be measured with these programs.


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