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Two phase flow simulation in Fluent -- velocity problem

  1. Jul 15, 2016 #1
    Hi.

    I'm trying to simulate two phase flow (gas - solids) in unsteady state in CFD Fluent. After testing many k-e models i'm achieving the same problem - solids have their assumed velocity (12m/s) but after 3,5seconds of real time they pass a distance of 0,5 meters... whereas the first phase (air) with velocity 14m/s need only 0,5 second of real time to pass the whole model. Problem is represented in the picture below. Any ideas what could be the reason of this problem?

    http://images.tinypic.pl/i/00803/fkzxkha6fet9.jpg [Broken]
     
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  3. Jul 20, 2016 #2
    Thanks for the post! This is an automated courtesy bump. Sorry you aren't generating responses at the moment. Do you have any further information, come to any new conclusions or is it possible to reword the post?
     
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