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General Mechanical

The average thickness of a deformed plate in Mechanical

    • azarandi
      Subscriber

      Hi Ansys community

      I was wondering if there is a way or a UDF that I can find an average thickness of a deformed plate in Ansys Mechanical since I cannot import my result into CFD Post anymore after the Ansys 2020 R2 version.

    • Ashish Khemka
      Ansys Employee

      Hi,

       

      You can use the user-defined results and identifiers to calculate the deformed plate thickness:

       

      Regards,

      Ashish Khemka

    • azarandi
      Subscriber

      Hi Ashish,

      Thank you so much for the hint. Actually, I have not worked with UDFs. Could you please help me with that?

      Regards,

      Amin

    • Ashish Khemka
      Ansys Employee

      Hi,

       

      Please see if the following link helps you:

       

      Using User Defined Results in ANSYS Mechanical - PADT (padtinc.com)

      Regards,

      Ashish Khemka

    • azarandi
      Subscriber

      Hi Shahish,

      Is there a way to do a mathematical calculation on a quantity? For example, taking the average or integral 

      Amin

    • Ashish Khemka
      Ansys Employee

      Hi Amin,

       

      You can export the quantities of interest in excel and then perform the calculations.

       

      Regards,

      Ashish Khemka

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