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Old   February 27, 2008, 18:38
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When I run a stedy simulation I get a mass residual one order higher that any other residual (for example 0.01 when the other ones are 1e-3). Do I need to put down the density underelaxation factor???
PS: I use UD scheme, k-eps cubic low-re hybrid wall for my calculation
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Old   March 1, 2008, 06:32
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Andrea, Yes you do....

Try to put 0.7 or 0.8 for the mass relaxation factor, put a standard wall function and put more pressure iteration (1000-5000). write .Prob, Restart then see what happen...

cheers, Reza
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Old   March 3, 2008, 19:00
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Thanks Reza, I'll do that as soon as possible but I won't use a standard wall function because I really need an hybrid wall approach... Thanks a lot!
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