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aut_iut October 27, 2010 08:09

Point displacement and rotation in paraview
 
Dear Foamers,

Maybe my question is stupid, but I need to ask it.
Does anyone know how we can plot point motion (displacement and rotation) for a specific point as a function of time in the paraview?

With kind regards,
Rasoul

nimasam October 27, 2010 11:03

hi rasoul
yep its possible, select the point, use integrate variable then choose filters -> data analysis -> plot selection over time

aut_iut October 28, 2010 10:04

Hi Nima and thanks for your response,
I selected the point by "Select Points on" bottom.
Then used filters -->integrate variable
now, properties for the selected point become available at integrate variable window.
Selecting filters --> plot selection over time,
Unfortunately paraview crashes after some selecting "Apply" bottom.

Do you have any idea?

nimasam October 29, 2010 10:56

do u use just one point?
if not and u have several points from integrate variable table , choose only one point then draw it by "plot selection over time"


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