# Example Guide

The OptiStruct Example Guide is a collection of solved examples for various solution sequences and optimization types and provides you with examples of the real-world applications and capabilities of OptiStruct.

These examples contain the following information:

- Summary
- Model Description
- Results
- Model Files

**New Feature****Bulk Data Entry, Parameters, and Run Options**- Self Contact
- PCONT
- Neuber Shape Optimization
- DRESP1
- Thermal Compliance Response
- DRESP1-
`TCOMP` - Bore Distortion Responses
- DRESP1-
`BOREDST` - Grid Point Stress Response
- DRESP1-
`RTYPE` - Maximum Bead Width Constrain
- DRESP1-
`BEADFRAC` - Nonlinear Transient Heat Transfer
- NLHEAT
- FLUX to OptiStruct Coupling
- TABLED1
- Follower Forces
- FLLWER
- Fast Contact
- PARAM,
`FASTCONT`,YES - Finite Sliding Contact
- CONTACT (FINITE)
- Model Change
- MODCHG
- Nonlinear Monitoring
- NLMON
- Nonlinear Incremental Output
- NLOUT
- Restart (NLSTAT to NLSTAT)
- RESTARTW
- Restart (NLSTAT to COMPLEX EIGEN)
- RESTARTW
- Thermal Fluid Structure Interaction (TFSI)
- FSI
- Multi-Model Optimization (MMO)
- Design Scaling with Pattern-Repetition
- MMO
- Failsafe
- DTPL (
`FAILSAFE`) - Lattice Optimization
- LATPRM
- Local Stress Constraint
- DRESP1
- Seam Weld Fatigue
- FATPARM (FATSEAM)
- Spot Weld Fatigue
- FATPARM (
`SPWLD`) - Continuous Sliding
- CONTACT (CONSLI)
- Contact Smoothing
- CONTACT (
`SMOOTH`) - Infinite Element
- CACINF3
- Joints
- JOINTG
- Layered Solid-Shell for Composites
- PCOMPLS
- Nonlinear Transient Analysis
- NLPARM
- Reliability-based Topology Optimization
- RBTO