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rcastilla February 14, 2013 12:43

sonicLiquidFoam and turbulence model
Hi, I am trying to add a turbulence model to sonicLiquidFoam, but it seems to be not so trivial as I though. Principally, I am not sure if the turbulence model has to be incompressible or compressible. If I do that with incompressible, I get some errors when correcting phi. When I try with compressible, it ask for basicThermo.H, which I don't use at all.

Any hint?

Thank you


dvolpin January 28, 2014 11:50

sonicLiquidFoam with turbulence model
Hi Robert

Did you implement the turbulence model to be used with the sonicLiquidFoam solver in OF?
I need simulate a water hammer problem and the turbulence effects is very important to predict the correct damping.



rcastilla January 28, 2014 12:54

Hi, Diener,

not yet! I am still working with laminar flows. But I should face this problem in some days/weeks. I will report my progress, if any...

Best regards


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