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slurry Class Reference

Thomas' viscosity correction for slurry. More...

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Public Member Functions

 TypeName ("slurry")
 Runtime type information. More...
 
 slurry (const word &name, const dictionary &viscosityProperties, const volVectorField &U, const surfaceScalarField &phi, const word modelName=typeName)
 Construct from components. More...
 
 ~slurry ()
 Destructor. More...
 
tmp< volScalarFieldmu (const volScalarField &muc) const
 Return the mixture viscosity. More...
 
bool read (const dictionary &viscosityProperties)
 Read transportProperties dictionary. More...
 
- Public Member Functions inherited from mixtureViscosityModel
 TypeName ("mixtureViscosityModel")
 Runtime type information. More...
 
 declareRunTimeSelectionTable (autoPtr, mixtureViscosityModel, dictionary,( const word &name, const dictionary &viscosityProperties, const volVectorField &U, const surfaceScalarField &phi ),(name, viscosityProperties, U, phi))
 
 mixtureViscosityModel (const word &name, const dictionary &viscosityProperties, const volVectorField &U, const surfaceScalarField &phi)
 Construct from components. More...
 
virtual ~mixtureViscosityModel ()
 Destructor. More...
 
const dictionaryviscosityProperties () const
 Return the phase transport properties dictionary. More...
 

Protected Attributes

const volScalarFieldalpha_
 Slurry phase fraction. More...
 
- Protected Attributes inherited from mixtureViscosityModel
word name_
 
dictionary viscosityProperties_
 
const volVectorFieldU_
 
const surfaceScalarFieldphi_
 

Additional Inherited Members

- Static Public Member Functions inherited from mixtureViscosityModel
static autoPtr< mixtureViscosityModelNew (const word &name, const dictionary &viscosityProperties, const volVectorField &U, const surfaceScalarField &phi)
 Return a reference to the selected viscosity model. More...
 
- Protected Member Functions inherited from mixtureViscosityModel
 mixtureViscosityModel (const mixtureViscosityModel &)
 Disallow copy construct. More...
 
void operator= (const mixtureViscosityModel &)
 Disallow default bitwise assignment. More...
 

Detailed Description

Thomas' viscosity correction for slurry.

References:

     "Transport characteristics of suspension:
      VIII. A note on the viscosity of Newtonian suspensions
      of uniform spherical particles".
      D.G. Thomas,
      J. Colloid Sci. 20 (3), 1965, p267.
Source files

Definition at line 64 of file slurry.H.

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

slurry ( const word name,
const dictionary viscosityProperties,
const volVectorField U,
const surfaceScalarField phi,
const word  modelName = typeName 
)

Construct from components.

~slurry ( )
inline

Destructor.

Definition at line 96 of file slurry.H.

References slurry::mu(), slurry::read(), and mixtureViscosityModel::viscosityProperties().

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Member Function Documentation

TypeName ( "slurry"  )

Runtime type information.

tmp<volScalarField> mu ( const volScalarField muc) const
virtual

Return the mixture viscosity.

given the viscosity of the continuous phase

Implements mixtureViscosityModel.

Referenced by slurry::~slurry().

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bool read ( const dictionary viscosityProperties)
virtual

Read transportProperties dictionary.

Implements mixtureViscosityModel.

Referenced by slurry::~slurry().

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Member Data Documentation

const volScalarField& alpha_
protected

Slurry phase fraction.

Definition at line 73 of file slurry.H.


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