# Structural Application Elements

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## List of elements in Structural Application

Element identifier | Type | Geometry | Nonlinearity | Material models | Dof |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

LinearElement | Solid | 2D,3D Geometries | Small displacements | Isotropic | Displacement |

TotalLagrangian | Solid | 2D,3D Geometries | Large displacements | Isotropic | Displacement |

ShellIsotropic | Shell | 3D Triangle | Large displacements | Isotropic | Displacement, Rotation |

ShellAnisotropic | Shell | 3D Triangle | Large displacements | Orthotropic | Displacement, Rotation |

CrisfieldTrussElement | Truss | Line | Large displacements | Isotropic | Displacement |

KinematicLinear |

## List of elements by working space dimension

Dimension | Element identifier | Type | Geometry | Nonlinearity | Material models |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

1D | LinearBeamElement | Frame | Line | Small displacements | Isotropic |

CrisfieldTrussElement | Truss | Line | Large displacements | Isotropic | |

2D | LinearElement | Solid | 2D Geometries(Triangle only) | Small displacements | Isotropic |

TotalLagrangian | Solid | 2D Geometries | Large displacements | Isotropic | |

3D | TotalLagrangian | Solid | 3D Geometries | Large displacements | Isotropic |

LinearElement | Solid | 3D Geometries(Tetrahedra) | Small displacements | Isotropic | |

ShellIsotropic | Shell | 3D Triangle | Large displacements | Isotropic | |

ShellAnisotropic | Shell | 3D Triangle | Large displacements | Orthotropic | |

KinematicLinear |