CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Forums > Visualization & Post-Processing Software > Tecplot

Extract variable information from an arbitrary shaped subzone

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old   September 3, 2014, 16:16
Default Extract variable information from an arbitrary shaped subzone
New Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 7
Rep Power: 15
arnab is on a distinguished road
Hi all,

I am trying to calculate variable averages in an arbitrarily defined region within a zone.

As an example, I have attached a contour plot of u-velocity of a lid-driven cavity flow. Now, I am trying to calculate the area averaged Temperature and Pressure for the defined region bounded by points 1-5. I know the (x,y) co-ordinates and joined them using straight lines.

I was thinking of extracting the region as a separate sub-zone. not able to figure out how? Then calculating average properties can be performed using data analysis option.

I am using Tecplot 2013 and source data is obtained from FLUENT simulation.

I would greatly appreciate if anybody can help on how to resolve this.

Attached Images
File Type: jpg ex-1.jpg (67.1 KB, 21 views)
arnab is offline   Reply With Quote


average field, contour plot, create arbitrary surface, data extraction, tecplot 360

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Importing space dependent variable information Meenakshi FLUENT 0 July 1, 2013 18:02
extract information from sample during simulation for use duongquaphim OpenFOAM Programming & Development 0 January 10, 2011 13:51
error in COMSOL:'ERROR:6164 Duplicate Variable' bhushas COMSOL 1 May 30, 2008 04:35
how to mark an arbitrary shaped region mateus FLUENT 0 July 18, 2006 08:08
Replace periodic by inlet-outlet pair lego CFX 3 November 5, 2002 20:09

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:42.