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Contact problem with sharp tip

A sharp tip (CPT) penetrates into soil. ABAQUS Node-surface interaction works well both small-sliding and finite-sliding. Surface-surface interaction works in case of small-sliding but in case finite-sliding of surface-surface contact (the default option) there is no result (seem no contact … Continue reading

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A fully working IDE with ABAQUS Python

I have been painfully struggling with finding a good Python IDE, which can use ABAQUS Python (since it is installed, why bother install another version of Python?!!) I ever used Spyder but it seems packed with PythonXY. So install another … Continue reading

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aims and objectives – what’s the difference?

This is from the below link with acknowledgement to the original author It is really helpful to understand the difference, especially in fund application. aims and objectives – what’s the difference? You’re ready, you’re aimed, and now you have to fire … Continue reading

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Remote desktop clipboard stops working

So what do I do when clipboard stops working? Luckily fixing the issue is pretty straightforward and involves a few simple steps. Load up task manager (right click taskbar and select Task Manager) Go to the Processes Tab Select rdpclip.exe … Continue reading

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Bottom-up meshing

http://www.simulia.com/services/training/V67-Introduction-DEMO/movies/bottom-up-meshing_controller.swf

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ABAQUS PDE

ABAQUS PDE is capable of debugging local python files. Why bother using other Python IDE?

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Is it possible to colour the different components differently in a complex mesh?

Click on the Color Code Display icon.

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