August 24, 2023 at 8:53 amSoThunSubscriber
Does anyone know how Ansys Mechanical calculates the normal vector on any surfaces, especially on a curved surface? I appreciate to any suggestions or ideas, thanks in advanced.
August 24, 2023 at 12:10 pmSampat KumarAnsys Employee
Will you please explain the reasons why you want to calculate the normal vector on any surface?
August 24, 2023 at 5:23 pmSoThunSubscriber
Because I want to determine the varying of traction forces acting on the curved surface to apply into the numerical method. Since my traction forces are exerted from stresses and normal vectors in all directions (3D model).
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