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goldbeard March 20, 2013 15:33

Hydrofoil Help
I am in over my head here!

I just downloaded openFOAM and know nothing about it. I am starting work at an experimental research and development company. We are currently working on hydrofoils and want to step into the world of CFD.

We want to get started as fast as possible. We have some .stl files with our existing foils and want to plug them into openFOAM and start learning.

What is the fastest way to start using the program?

I ask this as respectfully, and humbly as possible.

haakon March 20, 2013 16:02

Perhaps this tutorial can get you started: ?

goldbeard March 24, 2013 00:30

still working
I am now having trouble with the cavity tutorial.

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