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Old   July 2, 2014, 10:17
Default wallHeatFlux compatibility to compute radiative flux
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Dear Foamers,

I would like to know how can I do to make wallHeatFlux utility takes into account the radiative heat flux, since I found out it doesn't by default. Is there any utility over there that can calculate the total heat flux (or even only the radiative part) as wallHeatFlux does with convective heat flux?

My skills in C++ programming are quite weak for now so I would like to get accurate help in case I have to create and compile any application on my own.

Many thanks in advance.

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