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A finite volume coupled level set and volume of fluid method with a mass conservation step for simulating two-phase flows

  title={A finite volume coupled level set and volume of fluid method with a mass conservation step for simulating two-phase flows},
  author={Konstantinos G Lyras and Jack Lee},
This paper presents a finite volume method for simulating two-phase flows using a level set approach coupled with volume of fluid method capable of simulating sharp fluid interfaces. The efficiency of the method is a result of the fact that the interface is calculated in order to satisfy mass conservation with no explicit interface reconstruction step and the mass fluxes across cell-faces are corrected to respect the recovered volume fraction. The mass-conservation correction step proposed here… 
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