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ANALYSIS_EXPLICIT

Solution control and techniques
*ANALYSIS_EXPLICIT
type

Parameter definition

VariableDescription
type Analysis type
options: forming, crash, blast, ballistic

Description

This (optional) command is used to specify model type in an explicit analysis. The information helps the solver find potential mistakes and errors in the command file and to optimize the settings in certain numerical algorithms. Note that analysis type=forming deactivates contact between rigid bodies.