Circular Arc

@CIRCULAR_ARC_DEFINITION {
@CIRCULAR_ARC_NAME {CarcName} {
@DIMENSIONS {
@DIMENSION_01 {Ro}
@DIMENSION_02 {Ri}
@DIMENSION_03 {θi}
@DIMENSION_04 {θf}
}
@MATERIALS {
@MATERIAL_01 {Mat1}
}
@IS_DEFINED_IN_FRAME {FrameName}
@MESH_DENSITY {md}
@COMMENTS {CommentText}
}
}

Notes

The circular arc: base configuration

Figure 1. Configuration of the circular arc.
Component Dimension Symbol Default Nb.
Circular arc radius Ro required 01
Circular arc radius Ri required 02
Circular arc angle θi required 03
Circular arc angle θf required 04
Table 1. Dimensions defining the geometry of the circular section.
  • The circular section features a single zone.
    1. Zone 1.
      • Comprises the following faces: Segment1, Segment2, Segment3, and Segment4.
      • Is associated with homogeneous material properties, Mat