|April 14, 2012, 13:51||
very fragile mesh motion on SnappyHexMesh generated mesh
Join Date: Apr 2009
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i am trying to simulate the motion of a boat under the hydrodynamic forces, at the moment just sink & trim DoF, using a mesh generated by SnappyHexMesh (no prism layers).
As motion solver I am using laplaceFaceDecomposition with quadratic inverse distance motion diffusivity.
After a very small motion (less than 1 degree rotation and small sink), the mesh becomes invalid. I have some negative volume cells, inverse pyramids, etc etc...
Is it my fault somehow, or are the SHM meshes too "fragile" to be moved by laplace-based motion solvers?
What is your experience with moving SHM meshes ?
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