Questions - Valparaíso - Chile

Christophe Geuzaine Christophe.Geuzaine at
Thu Aug 17 12:09:42 CEST 2000

Alejandro Angulo wrote:
> Christophe:
> When I use the beta version of GetDP that you sent me
> to solve my problem the error message associated to
> the memory of the PC, it no longer appears. Thanks.


> I take adventage of this e-mail to ask you some small
> questions:
> -In the magnetothermal formulation ,why in Joule
> effect appears a 0.5 coefficient if I entered the
> current as RMS value?

I suppose I considered peak values when I made these computations (quite
a long time ago...). Don't worry about my equations, I just gave them as
an example.

> -When I interconnect N conductors in serie (equal
> current!!) in axisimmetrical problem, How can I define
> this interconnection so that the tension diference in
> two of the N conductors is known and the common
> current is DOF data?

You should use the Network constraint (see my mail from Tue, 01 Aug

Christophe Geuzaine

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