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arunjingade June 20, 2010 10:06

cell skewness
hello friends,

i am a new kid in CFD. I am using starCCM+ for one of my projects. It would be of great help if you could explain what is "cell skewness" and why is it important. also please indicate a better value for cell skewness and explain why it is better.

many thanks,


Vinicius June 21, 2010 10:13

Try to use it always below than 85 degrees.. this is how much the cell is distorted from a perfect one... try to google it!

arunjingade June 23, 2010 07:37


That was quite helpful.Yes I will try googling it. But i thought people who are actually into CFD can give a better explanation. But yeah "85 degree" was quite helpful. Thank you.

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