[Gmsh] 3D mesh uisng Hexahedral

Christophe Geuzaine cgeuzaine at ulg.ac.be
Wed Mar 7 15:28:18 CET 2007

Ehsan Vaghefi wrote:
> Hi all
> I want to create a 3D mesh (like a sphere) and fill it with 1000s of 
> hexahedral (elongated cubes). I tried the "mesh" in gmsh but it works 
> with tetrahedral. any suggestions ?

The only algorithms currently available in gmsh that produce hexahedral 
elements are the transfinite and the extrusion algorithms. See 
demos/hex.geo for a simple example.

> cheers. Ehsan
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Prof. Christophe Geuzaine
University of Liege, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science