Create CFD 2D Mesh

Use the CFD 2D Mesh tool to generate hybrid grids containing hexa/penta/tetra elements in the boundary layer and tetra elements in the core or fare field.

  1. From the Mesh ribbon, click the arrow on the right of the selected surface mesh tool to view a drop-down list of available mesh methods. Select CFD 2D Mesh from this list.

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  2. Optional: On the guide bar, click to define surface mesh options.
  3. Select surfaces, solids, or elements to mesh.
  4. Enter an average element size in the microdialog.
  5. Click Mesh on the guide bar or the microdialog.