Geometry / mesh importation: software aspects


Data available in the data tree:

Geometric defect

Actions (1)

Procedures for geometry importation:

Geometry importation: "standard formats"

Geometry checking

Geometry correction / simplification

Actions (2)

Procedures for geometry import in advanced mode:

Geometry importation: "formats in advanced mode"

Actions (3)

Procedures for mesh importation:

Mesh importation (NASTRAN, PATRAN, UNV Ideas, MED formats)

HyperMesh (and OptiStruct) and SimLab mesh import

Fusion of faces / lines

Positioning of faces


Sequences (simplified) of commands:

Geometry importation: sequence of commands

Reading advice

For theoretical aspects (principles) refer to chapter

Geometry / mesh importation: principles .