Accession Number:

AD0743056

Title:

The BANDIT Computer Program for the Reduction of Matrix Bandwidth for NASTRAN

Descriptive Note:

Research and development rept.

Corporate Author:

DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD COMPUTATION MATHEMATICS/LOGISTICS DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

78.0

Abstract:

The report describes a matrix bandwidth reduction preprocessor for use with the NASA structural analysis computer program, NASTRAN. Called BANDIT, the program is written in FORTRAN and uses the Cuthill-McKee strategy for resequencing grid points. Versions of the program for both CDC and other computers are presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE