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tj22 May 10, 2006 17:17

I am trying to find an example
I am trying to find an example data set in the tutorials that contains cell types other than hexahedron. could someone point me to some data sets that have other cell types. ideaally I would like to locate a sample set for each type.


tj22 May 11, 2006 15:04

I am moving along, but I need
I am moving along, but I need data with other cell types. Can anyone point me to some tutorial or other data that contains other than hex.

hjasak May 11, 2006 15:17

Try: /home/hjasak/OpenFOAM/


for triangular prisms etc.

If you want real polyhedra, use the mixer2D tutorial and write the mesh for partial coverage - when it is not "clicked in", so to speak.


There are some more prisms in collapsed wedge cases, e.g.:


Hope this helps,


tj22 May 11, 2006 16:18

Thanks, it does help.
Thanks, it does help.

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