ansys meshing

ANSYS Meshing

ANSYS Meshing – Element Order

The global Element Order option allows you to control whether meshes are to be created with midside nodes (quadratic elements) or without midside nodes (linear elements). Reducing the number of midside nodes reduces the number of degrees of freedom. Choices for the global Element Order option include Program Controlled, Linear, and Quadratic.

ANSYS Meshing


Source: CutCell The ANSYS Meshing application allows you to generate CutCell meshes, in order to reduce the time needed to mesh complex geometry. This functionality was originally developed for ANSYS Fluent,…

ANSYS Meshing

ANSYS MESHING – Sphere of Influence

The Sphere of Influence option is available in the Type field after you select an entity such as a body, face, edge, or vertex.
If Size Function is Off. the option is available after you select a body, face, edge, or vertex, and affects only the entities it is scoped to. If scoping to a body, the body must be a sheet or solid body; line bodies are not supported.