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Index - P

  P-1 radiation model   575   
            see also radiative heat transfer
            advantages  575  
            anisotropic scattering  577  
            boundary conditions   
                        inlets/outlets 577  
                        walls 577  
            limitations  575  575  
            particulate effects in  577  
            properties  356  
            residuals  590  
            solution parameters  590  
            theory  577  
  P-1 radiation source terms   310   
  packed beds   276   270  
  packing limit   947   942   
  Page Setup panel   33   
  panel layout   141   
  panels   32   
  Parallel/Auto Partition...   1239   
  Parallel/Load Balance...   1246   
  parallel/network/path   1468   
  Parallel/Partition...   1240   
  parallel/partition/set/load-distribution   1243   
  Parallel/Show Connectivity...   1235   
  Parallel/Timer/Reset   1245   
  Parallel/Timer/Usage   1245   
  Parallel Connectivity panel   1469   1235  
  parallel processing   1224   
            active cell partition  1219  
            architecture  1225  
            automatic partitioning  1239  
            cell partition  1219  
            checkpointing  25  
            communication  1246  
            efficiency  1225  
            exporting  117  
            introduction  1225  
            limitations  117  
            load balancing  1246  
            load distribution  1243   
            manual partitioning  1240  
            multigrid settings for  1028  
            network connectivity  1235  
            on a Linux/UNIX system   
                        using command line options 1232   
                        using the graphical user interface 1233   
            on a Windows system   
                        using command line options 1227  
                        using the Fluent Launcher 1229  
                        using the graphical user interface 1228  
            partition surfaces  1115  
            partitioning  1225  1236   
                        hexcore grids 1238  
                        preparing for 1238  
            performance  1246  1244   
                        statistics 1245  
            recommended procedure  1225  
            starting the solver   
                        on Linux/UNIX 1231   
                        on Windows 1226  
                        using the Fluent Launcher 1229  
                        using the Linux/UNIX command line options 1232   
                        using the Linux/UNIX graphical user interface 1233   
                        using the Windows command line options 1227  
                        using the Windows graphical user interface 1228  
            stored cell partition  1219  
            using LSF  25  
            using SGE  25  
  partially premixed combustion model   710   
            limitations of  713   
            model compatibility  1488  
            overview  712   
            theory  714  
            using  717  
  partially premixed flames   694   695  710  
  partially-specular boundaries   583   
  particle   805  
            see also discrete phase, multiphase flow
            accretion  838  853   
            boiling  831   
            cloud tracking  810  848  
            coupling  829  
            devolatilization  831   
            erosion  838  853   
            incomplete  836  
            inert heating or cooling  831   
            initial conditions  843   
            laws  829   
                        custom 849  847  
            multicomponent particles  831   811   
            radiation  831   831   856  
            reference frame  838  
            size distribution  843   844  
            sub-micron  809  809  
            surface combustion  831   
            trajectory calculations  833   808  
            trajectory reports  864  863   
                        alphanumeric reporting 866  
                        display of 862   
                        PDF tracking 742   
                        step-by-step track report 864  
                        unsteady 865  
            turbulence  838  
            turbulent dispersion  810  
            vaporization  831   
  particle data, importing and exporting   1058   
  particle-laden flow   873   877  874  
  particle motion   808   
  particle summary, reporting   869   
  Particle Summary panel   869   1460  
  particle surface reactions   605   618  605 
            catalyst species  620  
            gaseous solid catalyzed reactions  619  
            inputs for  620  
            solid decomposition reactions  619  
            solid deposition reactions  619  
            solid-solid reactions  619  
            theory  619  
  particle tracking   833   
  Particle Tracks panel   1429   862   
  particulate effects  
            absorption coefficient  582   
            DO model  580  
            P-1 radiation model  577  
            radiation  583   
  particulate loading   877   
  partition boundary cell distance   1219   
  Partition Grid panel   1465   1240  
  partition neighbors   1219   1241   
  Partition Surface panel   1115   1415  
  partition surfaces   1113   1115  
  partitioning   1219   1236  1225  115  1219  1219  
            automatic  1239  
            check  1242   
            filter  1241   
            guidelines  1240  
            hexcore grids  1238  
            inputs for  1239  1240  
            manual  1240  
            methods  1241   
            METIS  115  1241   
            optimizations  1241   
            preparing for  1238  
            report  185  1240  
            statistics  1240  185   
                        interpreting 1242   
            using dynamic mesh model  1240  
            within registers  1240  
            within zones  1240  
  passage loss coefficient   1179   
  Patch panel   1035   1384  
  patching  
            field functions  1035  
            initial values  1033   1035  
  Path Style Attributes panel   1132   1428  
  Pathline Attributes panel   1154   1434  
  pathlines   1132   1113   
            accuracy control  1132   
            animation of  1154  
            in multiple reference frames  419  
            oil-flow  1132   
            reversing  1132   
            saving  1132   
            twisting  1132   
            XY plots along trajectories  1132   
  Pathlines panel   1428   1132   
  PATRAN files, exporting   117   132   
  PATRAN Neutral files, importing   110   164  
  PDF/mixture fraction model  
            see non-premixed combustion model
  PDF reaction   726   
  PDF Table panel   1442   679  
  Peclet number   992   
  perforated plates   276   270  
  periodic boundaries   193   260  154  441   179  1148  
            creating  194  
            slitting  195  
  Periodic Conditions panel   390   
  periodic flows   388   
            beta calculation  390  
            inputs for density-based solvers  391   
            inputs for pressure-based solver  390  
            limitations  388  388  
            overview  388  
            postprocessing  393   
            pressure  389  
            pressure gradient  392   
            setting up parameters  390  
            theory  389  
  periodic heat transfer   593   
            constant flux  595  
            constant temperature  595  
            constraints  594  
            inputs for  596  
            postprocessing  599  
            restrictions  594  
            solution strategies  597  
            theory  595  
  Periodic panel   1354   391   262   
  Periodicity Conditions panel   1355   
  permeability   272   
  perspective   1146   
  phase   872   
            defining  928   
                        for Eulerian model 947  
                        for mixture model 942   
                        for VOF model 937  
                        granular 942   947  
            diameter  1219  942   947  
            drag (mixture)  942   
            interaction  947  
  phase change  
            see solidification and melting
  Phase Interaction panel   1352   937  942   942   947  
  Phase Properties panel   930   
  Phases panel   1352   928  
  Picture Options panel   1439   
  Piecewise Linear panel   719   
  Piecewise-Linear Profile panel   324   1351   
  Piecewise-Polynomial Profile panel   1351   325  
  PISO algorithm   998   1021   
            neighbor correction  998  
            non-iterative scheme (NITA)  1000  
            skewness-neighbor coupling  998  
            skewness correction  998  
            under-relaxation  1021   
  pixelation   580   587  
  planar sector   440   
  Plane Surface panel   1418   1120  
  plane surfaces   1120   1113   
            using the plane tool  1121   
  plane tool   1121   1120  
  plasma-enhanced surface reaction modeling   384   
  Playback panel   1393   1057  
  plot/circum-avg-axial   1171   
  plot/circum-avg-radial   1171   
  Plot/FFT...   1447   1189  
  Plot/File...   1170   1170  
  Plot/Histogram...   1174   1174  
  Plot/Modify Input Signal panel   1447   1189  
  Plot/Residuals...   1173   1047  
  Plot/XY Plot...   1169   1169  
  PLOT3D files  
            importing  111   
  plots  
            see also display, graphics
            axes in  1175  
            external data  1170  
            histogram  1174  1168  
            logarithmic  1175  
            residual  1173   
            solution  1174  1169  
            title for  1170  
            types of  1168  
            XY  1169  1173   1168  1170   
                        along pathline trajectories 1132   
                        axis attributes 1175  
                        circumferential average 1171   
                        curve attributes 1176  
                        file format 1172   
                        turbomachinery 1182   
  pneumatic transport   874   877  873   
  Point Surface panel   1116   1416  
  point surfaces   1116   1113   
            using the point tool  1117  
  point tool   1117   1116  
  pollutant formation   668   662   759  
            NOx  668  760  
            soot  784  
            SOx  774  773   
  polyhedra  
            adaption  187  
            advantages  186  
            converting domain to  187   
                        boundary layer treatment 187  
            converting hexcore cells to  1238  
            converting skewed cells to  188  
            exporting  117   
                        limitations 129  
            face-node connectivity  151   
            limitations  187  1074  188  
  Polynomial Profile panel   1351   323   
  porosity, user-defined   276   
  porous jump   288   
  Porous Jump panel   288   1354  
  porous media   270   
            1D  288  
            anisotropic inertial resistance  276  
            enabling reactions in  276  
            equations   
                        Darcy's Law 272   
                        energy 273   
                        inertial losses 272   
                        thermal conductivity 273   
                        transient scalar 275  
            heat transfer in  273   
            inertial resistance coefficients  276  
            inputs for  276  276  
            laminar flow inputs  276  
            limitations of  271   
            momentum equations for  272   
            moving reference frame  271   
            packed beds  276  
            physical velocity formulation  277  
            postprocessing for  279  1169  1130  1132   
            power-law model  276  272   
                        defining porosity 276  
            relative velocity resistance formulation  276  
            solution strategies  278  
            turbulence in  274  
            UDFs   
                        inertial resistance 276  
                        viscous resistance 276  
            velocity formulation  271   1013   276  
            viscous resistance coefficients  276  
  positivity rate limit   1031   
  postprocessing   1127   
            Fast Fourier Transform (FFT)  1185  
            FW-H acoustics model  800  
            reports  1179  1190  
            turbomachinery  1177  
  power law   337   
            index  340  
            non-Newtonian  340  
  Power Law panel   337   1351   
  power-law scheme   992   
  Prandtl number   1219   1219  
  pre-exponential factor   605   
  PreBFC structured grid file   114   160  
  PreBFC unstructured grid file   160   83   
  precision   11   1047  
  preconditioning   1219   1003   
            matrix  1003   
  preferential diffusion   698   
  premixed flame model  
            Zimont  746  
  premixed flames   694   
  premixed turbulent combustion   692   
            adiabatic  700  
            boundary conditions  707  
            density  701   
            flame front  697   
                        wrinkling 698  
            flame speed  698  
            flame stretching  698  
            inputs for  702   
            model compatibility  1488  
            non-adiabatic  700  
            physical properties  706  
            postprocessing  709  
            preferential diffusion  698  
            product formation  697  
            progress variable  707  697  
            restrictions  695  
            species concentrations  702   709  
            stretch factor  698  
            theory  696  
  pressure-velocity coupling   998   
            coupled algorithm  998  
            inputs for  1021   
  pressure   1219   
            absolute  373   
            coefficient  1219  1207  
            drop  285   
                        heat exchanger 298  297  
            dynamic  1219  
            gauge  373   
            interpolation schemes  996  1017  
            jump   
                        exhaust fan 251   
                        fan 282   
                        intake fan 233   
            operating  371   
            reference  375  959  
            relative total  1219  
            static  1219  
            total  1219  
  pressure-based coupled algorithm   1021   998  
  pressure-based segregated algorithm  
            pressure-velocity coupling  1021   
  pressure-based solver   987   995  1013   
            coupled  1021   
            density interpolation schemes  1018  997  
            discretization  996  
            frozen flux formulation  1000  1042   
            iterative time advancement  1000  
            limitations  1013   
            non-iterative time advancement (NITA)  1042   1000  
            porous media velocity formulation  1013   
            pressure interpolation schemes  1017  996  
            pressure-velocity coupling  998  
            residuals  1047  
            steady-state flows  999  
            time-dependent flows  999  
  pressure boundary conditions   218   
            in mixing plane model  431   
            in multiple reference frames  430  
            in rotating reference frames  424  
  pressure-correction equation   998   
  Pressure-Dependent Reaction panel   605   1351   
  pressure far-field boundary   216   239  
  Pressure Far-Field panel   240   1354  
  pressure inlet boundary   216   218  
  Pressure Inlet panel   1354   219  
  Pressure Outlet panel   235   1354  
  pressure outlets   234   216  
            non-reflecting boundary conditions  238   
                        targeting mass flow rate 238  
  pressure work   568   
  PRESTO   1017  399  426   572   996  
  previewing the dynamic mesh   456   
  Primary Phase panel   1352   937  
  Print panel   33   
  probability density function   628   
  processes, cleaning up   26   
  product formation   697   
            slowly forming  641   627  
  production of  
            ammonia  768  
            HNCO  768  
            k  1219  
            urea  768  
  Profile Options panel   1426   1130  
  profile plotting   1130   
            scaling factor  1130  
  profiles  
            boundary  301   
            reading and writing  90  
            units of  144  
  progress variable   697   707  1219  
            sources  310  
  projected surface area   1197   
  Projected Surface Areas panel   1455   
  prolongation   1008   
  prompts  
            about  54  
            booleans  56  
            default values for  62   
            evaluation of  61   
            filenames  59  
            lists  60  
            numbers  55  
            strings  57  
            symbols  58  
  properties   317  
            composition-dependent  603   
            database  319  624  605  603   
                        data sources 320  
                        user-defined 321   
            discrete phase  854  
            for solid materials  318  
            listing  1210  
            mass diffusion coefficients  361   
            mixture  605  605  
            modifying  320  
            non-gray model refractive index  588  
            radiation  356   
                        absorption coefficient 357  
                        defining 588  
                        non-gray model 588  
                        refractive index 359  
                        reporting 360  
                        scattering coefficient 358  
            saving  320  
            species  605  
            temperature-dependent  322   
                        solution techniques for 1068  
                        units for 144  322   
  Proudman's formula   795   
  pseudo-plastics   340   
  PTC Mechanica Design files  
            importing  112   
            study  112   
  pull-down menu   30   
  pull velocity   975   978  
            inputs for  982   
  pyramidal cells   151   
  pyrolysis   856   
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