Assigning inputs like material properties, boundary conditions, fans and heat sources is simple, and these inputs are applied directly to the Solid Edge model by selecting the appropriate faces or parts. This is convenient for making changes to the model, since the analysis inputs are synced up with the CAD geometry.
When examining the results of the CFD analysis, you can see the results directly on the Solid Edge model. In this case, you can see the flow and thermal results. In the cut plot, you can see the velocity field, with vectors showing the direction of the flow and the colors showing the speed of the air. Alternatively, you can change the plot to have color show temperature of the air.
Surface plots provide a way to examine results in a three-dimensional manner. You can rotate the Solid Edge model to see temperature distribution and use the “Probe” tool to view temperature at locations of interest.
With every viewing option in FloEFD for Solid Edge, you can see the CFD solution in the context of the Solid Edge model.
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