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Openfoam wind pressure coefficients values with Openstudio?

asked 2022-02-18 00:06:37 -0500

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updated 2022-02-22 18:01:42 -0500

I would like to integrate OpenFoam's wind pressure coefficients values on the building surface with my Openstudio energy model to accurately calculate the building surfaces' temperatures. Is there a way to do that?

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answered 2022-02-18 05:55:41 -0500

As placeholders, you could map wind pressure coefficients here (linked to surfaces here), and have an EMS controller adapt exterior surface convection heat transfer coefficients at runtime - a basic setup. The calculations from site wind speed/direction + surface-mapped coefficients ... to local surface velocities would need to be deployed within the EMS controller.

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