Ansys Meshing – Hexahedral Mesh (Pipe)

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March 13, 2020

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The MultiZone mesh method provides automatic decomposition of geometry into mapped (structured/sweepable) regions and free (unstructured) regions. It automatically generates a pure hexahedral mesh where possible and then fills the more difficult to capture regions with unstructured mesh. The MultiZone mesh method and the Sweep mesh method operate similarly; however, MultiZone has capabilities that make it more suitable for a class of problems for which the Sweep method would not work without extensive geometry decomposition.

 

In this tutorial, you will learn tocreate a structured mesh (hexahedral mesh) using Ansys Meshing. In this case, the geometry is a hollow cylinder.

Tutorial: Hexahedral Mesh using Ansys Meshing.

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