CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Forums > OpenFOAM Paraview & paraFoam

problem of mesh of paraview

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   September 14, 2009, 03:14
Question problem of mesh of paraview
Heintz Simon
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Germany
Posts: 36
Rep Power: 10
sheintz is on a distinguished road
Send a message via MSN to sheintz Send a message via Skype™ to sheintz
I generate a mesh with StarCCM+ and I convert this mesh with ccm26ToFoam.
But when i see the mesh of ParaView, it's not the same mesh (some cells are cut but I have the same number of cell with openfoam and starccm+, look at the picture of
Is there a problem for the presentation in paraView ? Must I check a option in this software ?
I thank you
Best regards
Simon Heintz
sheintz is offline   Reply With Quote

Old   September 14, 2009, 11:27
Senior Member
linnemann's Avatar
Niels Nielsen
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: NJ - Denmark
Posts: 491
Rep Power: 20
linnemann will become famous soon enough

The std openfoam reader module for paraview do not display polys correctly.

use foamToVTK and open paraview and load the generated .vtk file which will be in a folder under your case called VTK.

Best regards
linnemann is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dynamic Mesh Problem. Tom Clark FLUENT 9 July 7, 2010 07:56
[ICEM] negative mesh volume problem (icem-cfd/cfx) adam2008 ANSYS Meshing & Geometry 5 April 16, 2010 12:21
mesh generation problem Ellen FLUENT 7 February 18, 2009 22:20
Icemcfd 11: Loss of mesh from surface mesh option? Joe CFX 2 March 26, 2007 18:10
mesh control problem TUM CFX 4 July 27, 2001 16:17

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:21.