Index

Index

adjustableRunTime
    keyword entry, 1
adjustTimeStep keyword, 2
alphaContactAngle
    boundary condition, 3
analytical solution, 4
Annotation window panel, 5
axes
    right-handed rectangular Cartesian, 6

background
    process, 7
blockMesh solver, 8
blockMesh utility, 9
blockMeshDict
    dictionary, 10, 11, 12, 13
blocks keyword, 14, 15
boundary condition
    alphaContactAngle, 16
    empty, 17, 18, 19
    inlet, 20
    outlet, 21
    pressureOutlet, 22
    setup, 23
    symmetryPlane, 24
    wall, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29
boundaryField keyword, 30
boxToCell keyword, 31
breaking of a dam, 32
button
    Camera Parallel Projection, 33
    Enable Line Series, 34, 35
    Orientation Axes, 36
    Refresh Times, 37
    Rescale to Data Range, 38
    Toggle Advanced Properties, 39

cAlpha keyword, 40
Camera Parallel Projection button, 41
cavity flow, 42
Color Legend window, 43
controlDict
    dictionary, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49
controlDict file, 50
convergence, 51
coordinate system, 52
Courant number, 53
CrossPowerLaw
    keyword entry, 54
Current Time Controls menu, 55
cylinder
    flow around a, 56

dam
    breaking of a, 57
decompression of a tank, 58
defaultFieldValues keyword, 59
dictionary
    PISO, 60
    blockMeshDict, 61, 62, 63, 64
    controlDict, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70
    fvSchemes, 71, 72
    mechanicalProperties, 73
    thermalProperties, 74, 75
    transportProperties, 76, 77, 78
    turbulenceProperties, 79, 80
dimensions keyword, 81
directory
    system, 82

empty
    boundary condition, 83, 84, 85
Enable Line Series button, 86, 87
endTime keyword, 88, 89

field
    U, 90
    p, 91
fieldValues keyword, 92
file
    controlDict, 93
    g, 94, 95
    transportProperties, 96
flow
    free surface, 97
    laminar, 98
    steady, turbulent, 99
    supersonic, 100
    turbulent, 101
flow around a cylinder, 102
flow over backward step, 103
foreground
    process, 104
fvSchemes
    dictionary, 105, 106

g file, 107, 108
GAMG
    keyword entry, 109
gradient
    Gauss’s theorem, 110
    least square fit, 111
    least squares method, 112

icoFoam solver, 113, 114, 115, 116
incompressibleTransportModels
    library, 117
incompressibleTurbulenceModels
    library, 118
inlet
    boundary condition, 119
internalField keyword, 120

keyword
    adjustTimeStep, 121
    blocks, 122, 123
    boundaryField, 124
    boxToCell, 125
    cAlpha, 126
    defaultFieldValues, 127
    dimensions, 128
    endTime, 129, 130
    fieldValues, 131
    internalField, 132
    latestTime, 133
    leastSquares, 134
    maxAlphaCo, 135
    maxCo, 136
    maxDeltaT, 137
    nAlphaSubCycles, 138, 139
    pRefCell, 140, 141
    pRefValue, 142, 143
    pressure, 144
    printCoeffs, 145
    regions, 146
    relTol, 147
    simulationType, 148, 149, 150
    solver, 151
    startFrom, 152
    startTime, 153
    tolerance, 154
    topoSetSource, 155
    traction, 156
    value, 157
    vertices, 158
    writeControl, 159, 160
    writeFormat, 161
    writeInterval, 162, 163
keyword entry
    CrossPowerLaw, 164
    GAMG, 165
    LES, 166
    Newtonian, 167
    RAS, 168
    adjustableRunTime, 169
    laminar, 170
    runTime, 171, 172
    startTime, 173
    timeStep, 174, 175

laminar
    keyword entry, 176
latestTime keyword, 177
leastSquares keyword, 178
LES
    keyword entry, 179
library
    incompressibleTransportModels, 180
    incompressibleTurbulenceModels, 181
lid-driven cavity flow, 182
Line Style menu, 183
liquid
    electrically-conducting, 184

magnetohydrodynamics, 185
mapFields utility, 186, 187, 188, 189
Marker Style menu, 190
maxAlphaCo keyword, 191
maxCo keyword, 192
maxDeltaT keyword, 193
mechanicalProperties
    dictionary, 194
menu
    Current Time Controls, 195
    Line Style, 196
    Marker Style, 197
    VCR Controls, 198
menu entry
    Plot Over Line, 199
    Settings, 200
    Show Color Legend, 201
mesh
    grading, example of, 202
    non-orthogonal, 203
    refinement, 204
    resolution, 205
Mesh Parts window panel, 206
mhdFoam solver, 207

nAlphaSubCycles keyword, 208, 209
Newtonian
    keyword entry, 210
non-orthogonal mesh, 211

Orientation Axes button, 212
outlet
    boundary condition, 213

p field, 214
paraFoam, 215
Pipeline Browser window, 216
PISO
    dictionary, 217
pisoFoam solver, 218
Plot Over Line
    menu entry, 219
potentialFoam solver, 220
pRefCell keyword, 221, 222
pRefValue keyword, 223, 224
pressure keyword, 225
pressure waves
    in liquids, 226
pressureOutlet
    boundary condition, 227
printCoeffs keyword, 228
process
    background, 229
    foreground, 230
Properties window panel, 231, 232, 233

RAS
    keyword entry, 234
Refresh Times button, 235
regions keyword, 236
relTol keyword, 237
Rescale to Data Range button, 238
restart, 239
Reynolds number, 240, 241
runTime
    keyword entry, 242, 243

setFields utility, 244, 245, 246, 247
Settings
    menu entry, 248
Show Color Legend
    menu entry, 249
simpleFoam solver, 250
simulationType keyword, 251, 252, 253
solidDisplacementFoam solver, 254
solver
    blockMesh, 255
    icoFoam, 256, 257, 258, 259
    mhdFoam, 260
    pisoFoam, 261
    potentialFoam, 262
    simpleFoam, 263
    solidDisplacementFoam, 264
    sonicFoam, 265
    sonicLiquidFoam, 266
solver keyword, 267
sonicFoam solver, 268
sonicLiquidFoam solver, 269
startFrom keyword, 270
startTime
    keyword entry, 271
startTime keyword, 272
steady flow
    turbulent, 273
stress analysis of plate with hole, 274
supersonic flow, 275
supersonic flow over forward step, 276
symmetryPlane
    boundary condition, 277
system directory, 278

thermalProperties
    dictionary, 279, 280
time step, 281
timeStep
    keyword entry, 282, 283
Toggle Advanced Properties button, 284
tolerance keyword, 285
topoSetSource keyword, 286
traction keyword, 287
transportProperties
    dictionary, 288, 289, 290
transportProperties file, 291
turbulence
    dissipation, 292
    kinetic energy, 293
    length scale, 294
turbulence model
    RAS, 295
turbulenceProperties
    dictionary, 296, 297
turbulent flow
    steady, 298
tutorials
    breaking of a dam, 299
    decompression of a tank, 300
    flow around a cylinder, 301
    flow over backward step, 302
    Hartmann problem, 303
    lid-driven cavity flow, 304
    stress analysis of plate with hole, 305
    supersonic flow over forward step, 306

U field, 307
Ucomponents utility, 308
upwind differencing, 309
utility
    Ucomponents, 310
    blockMesh, 311
    mapFields, 312, 313, 314, 315
    setFields, 316, 317, 318, 319

value keyword, 320
VCR Controls menu, 321
vertices keyword, 322
viscosity
    kinematic, 323, 324

wall
    boundary condition, 325, 326, 327, 328, 329
window
    Color Legend, 330
    Pipeline Browser, 331
window panel
    Annotation, 332
    Mesh Parts, 333
    Properties, 334, 335, 336
writeControl keyword, 337, 338
writeFormat keyword, 339
writeInterval keyword, 340, 341