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Dastish February 1, 2010 10:17

Heat flux
Please, help me!

How to set heat flux in Star-CD?

Please write if you have any ideas.

Pauli February 1, 2010 11:57


Dastish February 2, 2010 02:50

Thanks Pauli!

Now I need to set heat flux in [W/m3] or loads in [W].

Please write if you have any ideas.

Pauli February 2, 2010 12:08


3. Flux (constant) wall heat flux value [W/m2]

Dastish February 3, 2010 09:31

There is a 3D model in which through a solid heat flux is passed. A body unevenly cools down a liquid, that condition uneven heat flux from all surfaces. I must count up distributing of temperatures in models and wall heat flux coefficient. For this purpose it is necessary to set a by volume heat flux for a solid [Вт/м3].

Help please, what method it is possible by to set him?
Found only how to set a superficial thermal stream [Вт/м2], but for set the problem he will not give a necessary result.

Please write if you have any ideas.
If something is needed to specify, ask, I will tell.

Pauli February 3, 2010 12:36

Sounds like you want to specify a volume source. If so, you can use the command rsource or the user subroutine sorent.

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