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Old   December 14, 2006, 09:56
Default Particle tracking in Fluent (DRW)
Aroon Viswanathan
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Is it possible to count the number of particle hits (using a Lagrangian Discrete Random Walk scheme) on the walls, using the Fluent interface (without using UDFs)? If not will UDFs help? Can someone point to some references to work related to such tracking?

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Old   December 18, 2006, 11:55
Default Re: Particle tracking in Fluent (DRW)
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Hi, If by particle hits you mean particles being trapped, yes you can. in the injections panel, enable discrete random walk and set number of tries, then track particle in the display paticle tracks window. I hope this helps.
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Old   December 19, 2006, 10:57
Default Re: Particle tracking in Fluent (DRW)
Aroon Viswanathan
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Thanks for the reply. I have tried this and this works well.
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