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Old   December 17, 2012, 09:26
Default icoFoam vs simpleFoam
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After some simulations around a sphere i made the conclusion that icoFoam works better,if not only, with high nu (e.g 0.01) and simpleFoam works better with low nu (e.g. 13e-06).

Has anybody faced the same situation?
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