Changes between Version 5 and Version 6 of NameAndTerminology


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10/31/06 12:59:37 (13 years ago)
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  • NameAndTerminology

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    1 = Definition of Mesh types and terms: =
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    3 These are terms used in the pages created under CdlDiscussion
    4 Please change them as needed but be sure to change them everwhere so we know what we are talking about.
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    7 '''Mesh'''
    8  The name for an unstructured grid on which data is located
    9 '''Cells'''
    10  The geometric components of a mesh
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    12 '''Nodes'''
    13  The vertices of the geometric cells of a mesh
    14 
    15 '''Edges'''
    16  The lines which connect the vertices of a geometric cell
    17 
    18 '''Faces'''
    19  The 2D polygons which bound a 3D geometric solid cell
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    21 '''Connectivity'''
    22  A list of the Nodes which describe the geometric shape of an cell in a pre-formatted order
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    24 '''ExtrudedMesh'''
    25  A mesh which uniform in one of its dimensions. -- ''think cookie cuter?''
    26 
    27 ''Edge List''
    28  A list of the edges which bound a cell in a pre-formatted order
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    30 ''Face List''
    31  A list of the faces which bound a cell in a pre-formatted order
    32 
    33 The last two really need help!
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    35 '''Go Back to''' CdlDiscussion '''Table of Contents'''