# Skin depth computation

## Introduction

A calculator enabling to compute the skin depth is available in Flux.

## Access

To open the calculator, in the Mesh menu, click on Skin depth computation.

## Calculator for skin depth computation

The calculator is presented as follows:

## Compute the skin depth

To calculate the skin depth:

- In the Values area:
fill in the fields: Resistivity, Relative permeability, Frequency

- In the Result area:
- choose the units
- read the skin depth value

## Applications / Dimensions

The calculator for Skin depth computation is available in 2D, 3D and Skew for the following applications:

- Steady State AC Magnetic
- Transient Magnetic
- Steady State AC Magnetic coupled with Transient Thermal