T-junction by Bahram Haddadi and colleagues

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  • contributor: Bahram Haddadi, Clemens Gößnitzer, Sylvia Zibuschka, Yitong Chen
  • affiliation: Institute of Chemical, Environmental and Bioscience Engineering, TU Wien, Austira
  • contact: click here for email address
  • OpenFOAM version: OpenFOAM 7.0 and v1906
  • Published under: CC BY-NC-SA license (creative commons licenses)
  • Editorial board: Bahram Haddadi, Christian Jordan, Michael Harasek

Residence time distribution

Explanation: Use simpleFoam and scalarTransportFoam to simulate the flow through a square cross section T pipe and calculate RTD (Residence Time Distribution) for both inlets using a step function injection.



  • Understanding RTD calculation using OpenFOAM
  • Using multiple solver for a simulation

Download pdf here.

Picture: Bahram Haddadi, TU Wien