Software for fluid visualisation

In summary, the person is looking for a good computer package for fluid motion simulations and has come across Fluent and OpenFOAM. They are also wondering if there are any other good programs they should consider, as they are new to this area. They also ask if it is possible to work with CATIA for these simulations. In response, it is suggested that ANSYS has other CFD programs that could work, and they ask for more information about the specific fluid and flow problems the person wishes to model.
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hi, I'm lookin for some good computer package for fluid motion simulations.

i'v come across Fluent and OpenFOAM.
is there any other good program that i should work on?!
i'm a kind of new to this. so some basic program will do it for me.
is there anyway i can work it out from CATIA?

thank you in anticipation!
 
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ABHIdAVIATOR said:
hi, I'm lookin for some good computer package for fluid motion simulations.

i'v come across Fluent and OpenFOAM.
is there any other good program that i should work on?!
i'm a kind of new to this. so some basic program will do it for me.
is there anyway i can work it out from CATIA?

thank you in anticipation!

FLUENT is probably the best (and most expensive), however, ANYSYS has other CFD program that will work for you.

http://www.ansys.com/products/default.asp [Broken]

CS
 
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What type of fluid and flow problems do you wish to model?
 

1. What is software for fluid visualization?

Software for fluid visualization is a computer program used by scientists and engineers to create visual representations of fluid flow. This can include simulations of fluid behavior, such as flow patterns and turbulence, or data visualization of real-world fluid systems.

2. What types of data can be visualized using fluid visualization software?

Fluid visualization software can visualize a variety of data, including velocity fields, pressure distributions, and particle trajectories. It is also capable of displaying different types of fluids, such as gases, liquids, and multiphase flows.

3. How is fluid visualization software used in scientific research?

Fluid visualization software is used in scientific research to better understand the behavior of fluids in various environments, such as in engineering applications or natural phenomena. It allows scientists to analyze and interpret data that would otherwise be difficult to visualize and understand.

4. What are some common features of fluid visualization software?

Some common features of fluid visualization software include the ability to import and export data, customize visualizations, and simulate different fluid scenarios. It may also have options for data analysis and the ability to create animations or 3D models.

5. Are there any free or open-source options for fluid visualization software?

Yes, there are several free and open-source options for fluid visualization software, such as ParaView, VisIt, and OpenFOAM. These programs offer many of the same features as commercial software but are available at no cost and often have a strong community of users for support and collaboration.

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