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Old   November 15, 2016, 07:00
Default Setup origin of the coordinate system
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Hello ,

Is it possible to configure in OpenFOAM (blockMesh,snappyHexMesh) the origin of the coordinate system ? I would like for example to set the origin where my measuring instrument ( a radar ) is installed.

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Old   November 15, 2016, 17:32
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While writing the blockMeshDict file, one specifies the point coordinates. You can put the radar at (0,0,0) and define all other points relative to it.
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Old   November 16, 2016, 06:07
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Or you could use transformPoints to translate your mesh in a way that your measuring instrument is at the origin.
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