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Unformatted text preview: rinting, Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., Inc., Reading, MA, 1957, pg. 134, fig. 6-7. Analysis Type(s): Thermal Analysis (ANTYPE = 0) Element Type(s): 3-D Thermal Solid Elements (SOLID70) Input Listing: vm101.dat Test Case
A short solid cylinder is subjected to the surface temperatures shown. Determine the temperature distribution
within the cylinder. Figure 101.1 Short Solid Cylinder Problem Sketch Material Properties
k = 1.0 Btu/hr-ft-°F Geometric Properties
r= = 6 in = 0.5 ft Loading
TTop = 40°F
TBot = TWall = 0°F Analysis Assumptions and Modeling Notes
Since the problem is axisymmetric only a sector (one element wide) is modeled. A small angle Θ=10° is used for
approximating the circular boundary with a straight-sided element. Note that circumferential symmetry is
automatically ensured due to default adiabatic boundary conditions. POST1 is used to report centerline and midradius temperatures to compare results. Results Comparison
(centerline) ANSYS Ratio Node 11 6.8 7.4 1.09 No...
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