Author Topic: What are the flow iterations per radiation iteration?  (Read 1481 times)

Offline infocfd

  • Newbie
  • *
  • Posts: 37
  • Reputation: +0/-0
  • Searching for solution
    • View Profile
What are the flow iterations per radiation iteration?
« on: May 12, 2012, 12:56:38 PM »
Advertisement
I am using radiation model in Fluent. I cant understand what the flow iteration per radiation iteration mean?
Can anyone explain.


Offline william

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 151
  • Reputation: +14/-0
  • Know it, share it.
    • View Profile
Re: What are the flow iterations per radiation iteration?
« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2012, 12:57:48 PM »
They refer to the number of Flow Iterations per Radiation Iteration. If the RTE (radiation transfer equation) has a slower rate of convergence the number of Flow Iterations per Radiation Iteration should be decreased to 1 or 2.