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How to, if possible, extract the coefficient of friction in the results?

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11-15-2013 12:11 AM

I am interested in knowing the coefficient of friction for my models in Simulation CFD 2014. Is it possible to extract this from the results?

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Re: How to, if possible, extract the coefficient of friction in the results?

11-15-2013 02:43 AM in reply to: paul.nielsen

Do you mean skin friction coefficient? 

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11-15-2013 03:05 AM in reply to: OmkarJ
Yes, exactly. My guess is that there is no direct way to get these results other than having to do my own math using the wall shear stress?
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Re: How to, if possible, extract the coefficient of friction in the results?

11-15-2013 04:22 AM in reply to: paul.nielsen

I would think so yes, I haven't spotted anything that directly gives you this. I guess the post processing is your only option, unless Autodesk personnel suggest a better way...