Define Radiation at Openings

Use the Opening tool to apply radiation boundary conditions at openings. A radiation opening definition provides a method of fully enclosing a fluid domain that is not surrounded by walls. This condition is appropriate for inlet and outlet type boundary surfaces.

  1. From the Radiation ribbon, click the External tool.

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  2. Select surfaces.
  3. In the microdialog, enter a temperature value.
  4. From the guide bar, execute the command in the following ways:
    • Click to confirm your selection and remain in the tool.

      This allows you to continue creating instances and helps you visualize and edit instances with the legend.

    • Click to confirm your selection and exit the tool.