Accession Number : ADA128788


Title :   Evaluation of a Nonlinear Finite Element Program - ABAQUS.


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,


Corporate Author : AKRON UNIV OH DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING


Personal Author(s) : Chang,T Y ; Wang,S M


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a128788.pdf


Report Date : 15 Mar 1983


Pagination or Media Count : 185


Abstract : An evaluation of the version 3 - ABAQUS, a general purpose finite element program, was conducted. The evaluation work consists of the review of its documentation, functional capability, and programming structure. Work also includes a section on advanced evaluation to investigate the numerical performance of the program. (Author)


Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAMS , *FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS , *NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING , HEAT TRANSFER , DATA BASES , STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS , PROBLEM SOLVING , COMPUTER APPLICATIONS , CHARTS , COMPUTER PROGRAM VERIFICATION


Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics
      Computer Programming and Software
      Mechanics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE