Author Topic: Distance calculation  (Read 379 times)

aditya

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Distance calculation
« on: November 08, 2016, 02:12:33 PM »
Hello

If I understand correctly,

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distance_calculator = CalculateSignedDistanceTo3DSkinProcess(skin_model_part, model_part)
The above will create a distance calculator which will calculate the distance (nodal/elemental) of model_part from skin_model_part. And the skin_model_part should contain surface elements from which the distance will be calculated. I want to ask if it is possible to use surface conditions instead of surface elements ?

pooyan

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Re: Distance calculation
« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2016, 05:11:49 PM »
There is another one which is
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CalculateSignedDistanceTo3DConditionSkingProcess

I should merge the two of them but there are still separated for historical reason.