Setting initial values

Default values for initialization of the turbulent energy and eddy dissipation fields are available and will be applied at the beginning of a new calculation. The initial values may be overridden by the user at the beginning of the calculation.

  1. Select Settings > Initial Values.

    The Initial Values dialog opens.

  2. Select the gas region with the left mouse button.

  3. Select turbulent_energy from Variables list.

  4. Set the Initial value to 0.001.

  5. Select selected variable from Refresh group.

    The mesh before adaption 

    Figure 66. The mesh before adaption

  6. Click on Apply.

  7. Select eddy_dissipation from Variables list.

  8. Set the Initial value to 1e-06.

  9. Click on Apply and Close.

Related Dialogs

Initial Values