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Hisham July 13, 2011 10:43

compactNormalStress in solidDisplacementFoam
Regarding the solidDisplacementFoam solver, there is a switch called "compactNormalStress", which controls the way the "divSigmaExp" vector field is calculated. I would like to know what does this switch represents in physical terms?

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This switch is set to 'yes' in the solver plate with hole example.

Thanks a lot for any help!

makaveli_lcf November 19, 2015 09:04

Deat Hisham,

have you got any tip what is the meaning of the "compactNormalStress"???
Thank you in advance!

Kind regards,

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