Flow in Porous Media

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Model Data

Type: multiphysics fluid dynamics

Physics Modes: navier stokes equations brinkman equations

Keywords: axisymmetry porous media flow multi domain

Axisymmetric laminar fluid flow in a diffusor duct or reaction chamber blocked by sections of a porous material. The model features several partially active subdomains with the Brinkman equations governing the fluid flow. The flow field with and without the porous material is compared.

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