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Old   June 20, 2016, 06:24
Question Velocity component averaging in ParaView
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Hi! I would like to average just one component of the velocity field at a particular slice. By now, what I have achieved so far is:

Slice-->IntegrateVariables and then Cell Data, but the average U is the whole magnitude, not just the x component.

I have the X component selected on the slice, but anyway it does the averaging of the whole U field with its 3 components.

BTW, I'm visualising the Cell Data results because I want to take into account the cell size in the computation of the mean velocity, is that right?

Thanks in advance!

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Hi Max,

You can first chose Ux or Uy in calcuator and then use of integratevariable.
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