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Registered: ‎11-04-2012

Average Velocity Magnitude on a Plane

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04-30-2013 01:19 AM


Some users would like to know if there is a way to calculate the average velocity magnitude on a plane? Currently, the bulk weighted results function only calculates Vx, Vy, Vz and the area. Results for velocity magnitude still have to be calculated manually in an Excel file.


Secondly, is there a way to get all average velocities at different planes at different surfaces/areas of the model at once?


Thank you.

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Registered: ‎10-02-2012

Re: Average Velocity Magnitude on a Plane

04-30-2013 05:59 AM in reply to: kaiwei

1) Use summary plane and from "critical values" you can get average velocity on a surface

2) If there are several planes, convert all these as summary planes, and then take average on all area-average values you obtained from these summary planes



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