|February 5, 2011, 07:21||
3 bladed Vertical Axis Wind Turbine transient CFD
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I'm doing 2D CFD analysis of a 3 bladed vertical axis wind turbine and using sliding mesh. I need to fing the power and moment of turbine. How can i do this by setting the reference values. What values should i set to length, area, depth and velocity?
Second question is, i need to find the forces on the airfoils. How can i do that?
Waiting for your answers...
|February 5, 2011, 09:34||
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reference values are for calculating dimensionless parameter but here you can easily use pressure and viscous forces directly.
you can find forces and moment in any directions.
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