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7.2.2.2 Mesh Quality Criteria

Mesh Quality Criteria

With the parameters of this tab, it is possible to evaluate the result of the automatic FE mesh generation.

Figure 7.14 FE Mesh dialog box, Mesh Quality Criteria tab

You can set quality criteria for 2D elements of Surfaces as well as for 3D elements of Solids. Furthermore, you can define the criteria that specify when a Warning or a Failure should be displayed.

The quality of the FE mesh can be displayed graphically by using the Display navigator.

Figure 7.15 Graphical display of FE mesh quality