Using /STATE to initialize elements in Radioss

Radioss offers the capability to store the deformed mesh and its corresponding material state between different simulations. This feature gives an excellent flexibility in multi-stage simulations, such as:

Some element states that can be recorded are:

This article includes:

The Model and Presentation can be downloaded here.

Created by Guilherme Brandão, Nolan McPartlin and Pierre Christophe Masson.