On Numerical Simulation of Flow Through Oil Filters

  • This paper concerns numerical simulation of flow through oil filters. Oil filters consist of filter housing (filter box), and a porous filtering medium, which completely separates the inlet from the outlet. We discuss mathematical models, describing coupled flows in the pure liquid subregions and in the porous filter media, as well as interface conditions between them. Further, we reformulate the problem in fictitious regions method manner, and discuss peculiarities of the numerical algorithm in solving the coupled system. Next, we show numerical results, validating the model and the algorithm. Finally, we present results from simulation of 3-D oil flow through a real car filter.

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Author:O. Iliev, V. Laptev
URN (permanent link):urn:nbn:de:hbz:386-kluedo-13168
Serie (Series number):Berichte des Fraunhofer-Instituts für Techno- und Wirtschaftsmathematik (ITWM Report) (51)
Document Type:Report
Language of publication:English
Year of Completion:2003
Year of Publication:2003
Publishing Institute:Fraunhofer-Institut für Techno- und Wirtschaftsmathematik
Tag:Brinkman; Navier-Stokes; coupled flow in plain and porous media; numerical simulation; oil filters
Faculties / Organisational entities:Fraunhofer (ITWM)
DDC-Cassification:510 Mathematik

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