Index

A

Analysis directives
Command-line, Specifying analysis directives on the Command-line
Artificial damping, Artificial damping

B

b2browser, b2browser
b2mass, b2mass
b2mcbrowser, b2mcbrowser
b2rmdb (remove B2000++ databases), b2rmdb
Beam
Beam section matrix specification, beam_section_matrix property type
Beam section specification, beam_section property type
Beam section submodel specification, beam_section_submodel property type (B2000++ Pro)
Property definition (by constants), beam_constants property type
Beam elements, Beam Elements for Stress Analysis
Boundary conditions
Essential boundary conditions (MDL), ebc
Natural boundary conditions (MDL), nbc
Solving, Imposing Linear and Nonlinear Constraints
Browse
B2000++ Models, b2browser
Browser
B2000++ dataset browser, b2mcbrowser

D

Delete
B2000++ databases, b2rmdb

E

Edge list (MDL), edgelist
Edge set (MDL), edgeset
Element connectivity
Beam elements, Generic beam (B) elements
HE elements, Generic hexahedral (HE) elements
L2, R2, Generic line (L), rod/cable (R) elements
PMASS elements, Generic point mass (PMASS) element
PR elements, Generic prismatic (PR) elements
Q elements, Generic quadrilateral (Q) elements
T elements, Generic triangle (T) elements
TE elements, Generic tetrahedral (TE) elements
Element edge connectivity
HE elements, Generic hexahedral (HE) elements
PR elements, Generic prismatic (PR) elements
Q elements, Generic quadrilateral (Q) elements
T elements, Generic triangle (T) elements
TE elements, Generic tetrahedral (TE) elements
Element face connectivity
HE elements, Generic hexahedral (HE) elements
PR elements, Generic prismatic (PR) elements
Q elements, Generic quadrilateral (Q) elements
T elements, Generic triangle (T) elements
TE elements, Generic tetrahedral (TE) elements
Element set (MDL), elementlist, elementset
Element types
B2.S.E2, Beam Elements for Stress Analysis
B2.S.RS, Beam Elements for Stress Analysis
B3.S.RS, Beam Elements for Stress Analysis
B4.S, Beam Elements for Stress Analysis
HE20.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
HE20.S.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
HE20.S.UP1, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
HE27.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
HE27.S.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
HE27.S.UP4, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
HE8.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
HE8.S.E9, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
HE8.S.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
HE8.S.UP1, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
L2.HEAT.RADCONV, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
L3.HEAT.RADCONV, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
PMASS3.S, Point-mass Elements for Stress Analysis
PMASS6.S, Point-mass Elements for Stress Analysis
PR15.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
PR15.S.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
PR6.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
PR6.S.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Q4.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
Q4.HEAT.RADCONV, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
Q4.S.2D.E4, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Q4.S.2D.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Q4.S.2D.UP1, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Q4.S.MITC, Shell Elements for Stress Analysis
Q4.S.MITC.E4, Shell Elements for Stress Analysis
Q8.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
Q8.HEAT.RADCONV, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
Q8.S.2D.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Q8.S.2D.UP1, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Q8.S.MITC, Shell Elements for Stress Analysis
Q9.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
Q9.HEAT.RADCONV, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
Q9.S.2D.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Q9.S.2D.UP3, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Q9.S.MITC, Shell Elements for Stress Analysis
R2.S, Rod/cable Elements for Stress Analysis
R3.S, Rod/cable Elements for Stress Analysis
R4.S, Rod/cable Elements for Stress Analysis
SSC.Q4.S.MITC, Element types
SSC.Q8.S.MITC, Element types
SSC.Q9.S.MITC, Element types
SSC.T3.S.MITC, Element types
SSC.T6.S.MITC, Element types
T3.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
T3.HEAT.RADCONV, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
T3.S.2D.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
T3.S.MITC, Shell Elements for Stress Analysis
T6.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
T6.HEAT.RADCONV, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
T6.S.2D.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
T6.S.2D.UP3, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
T6.S.MITC, Shell Elements for Stress Analysis
TE10.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
TE10.S.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
TE10.S.UP4, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
TE4.HEAT.CONDUCTION, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
TE4.S.TL, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Elements
Beam, Beam Elements for Stress Analysis
Continuum, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Generate (MDL), elements, epatch
Generic description, Generic Element Types
Heat conduction, convection, and radiation, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis
Point-mass, Point-mass Elements for Stress Analysis
Rod/cable, Rod/cable Elements for Stress Analysis
Shell, Shell Elements for Stress Analysis
Shell-to-solid coupling, Shell-to-solid Coupling Elements
Errors
Explanation of, Error Messages
Essential boundary conditions (MDL), ebc
Example
Buckling of Composite Plate, Buckling of Composite Plate
Examples
Dynamic linear solver, Example
Dynamic nonlinear solver, Examples
Static nonlinear solver, Examples

H

Heat-transfer analysis
Elements, Elements for Heat Transfer Analysis

I

Initial conditions specification (MDL), dof_init
Integration rules for elements, Integration Rules
Introduction, About B2000++

L

Linear constraint equations (MDL), linc
Local DOF coordinate system (MDL), transformations
Logging, Event Logging

M

Mass
Calculate masses and volumes, b2mass
Mass elements, Point-mass Elements for Stress Analysis
Material specification (MDL), material
MDL
ischeme, Integration Rules
MDL commands
adir, adir
atemperatures, atemperatures
case, case
dof_init, dof_init
dofdot_init, dof_init
Dynamic nonlinear solver, MDL Commands, MDL Commands
ebc, ebc
edgelist, edgelist
edgeset, edgeset
elementlist, elementlist
elements, elements
elementset, elementset
epatch, epatch
facelist, facelist
faceset, faceset
field_transfer, field_transfer (B2000++ Pro)
Frequency-dependent undamped free-vibration solver, MDL Commands
join, join
linc, linc
Linearised pre-buckling solver, MDL Commands
material, material
nbc, nbc
nodelist, nodelist
nodes, nodes
nodeset, nodeset
property, property
stage, stage
Static linear solver, MDL Commands
Static nonlinear solver, MDL Commands
temperatures, temperatures
title, title
transformations, transformations
Undamped free-vibration solver, MDL Commands
MDL programming, MDL syntax and programming
MDL syntax, MDL syntax and programming

N

Natural boundary conditions (MDL), nbc
Nodal temperatures (MDL), temperatures
Nodal temperatures (MDL), see atemperatures, atemperatures
Node set (MDL), nodelist, nodeset
Nodes specification (MDL), nodes
Numerical algorithm
Dynamic nonlinear solver, Numerical algorithm
Element integration rules, Integration Rules
Frequency-dependent undamped free-vibration solver, Numerical algorithm
Linearised pre-buckling solver, Numerical algorithm
Static linear solver, Numerical algorithm
Static nonlinear solver, Numerical algorithm
Undamped free-vibration solver, Numerical algorithm

P

Point-mass elements, Point-mass Elements for Stress Analysis
Property
Beam constants, beam_constants property type
beam_section, beam_section property type
beam_section matrix, beam_section_matrix property type
beam_section submodel, beam_section_submodel property type (B2000++ Pro)
Property (MDL), property

R

Reference pages
b2000++, b2000++
b2convert_from_nas, b2convert_from_nas (B2000++ Pro)
b2convert_from_salome, b2convert_from_salome
b2ip++, b2ip++
b2print_rayleigh_damping_coefficients, b2print_rayleigh_damping_coefficients
b2testrunner, b2testrunner (B2000++ Pro)
baspl++, baspl++ (B2000++ Pro)
Remove
B2000++ databases, b2rmdb
Rod elements, Rod/cable Elements for Stress Analysis

S

Shell elements, Shell Elements for Stress Analysis
Shell-to-solid coupling elements, Shell-to-solid Coupling Elements
Solver
Constraints, Imposing Linear and Nonlinear Constraints
Dynamic linear analysis, Dynamic Linear Solver
Dynamic nonlinear analysis, Dynamic Nonlinear Solver (B2000++ Pro)
Frequency dependent undamped free vibration analysis, Frequency-Dependent Undamped Free-Vibration Solver (B2000++ Pro)
Linear analysis, Static Linear Solver
Linearised pre-buckling analysis, Linearised Pre-Buckling Solver
Sparse linear solvers, Sparse Linear Equation Solvers
Static linear analysis, Static Linear Solver
Static Nonlinear Analysis, Static Nonlinear Solver (B2000++ Pro)
Undamped free vibration analysis, Undamped Free Vibration Solver
SSC, Shell-to-solid Coupling Elements
Stress analysis
Beam elements, Beam Elements for Stress Analysis
Cable elements, Rod/cable Elements for Stress Analysis
Continuum elements, Continuum Elements for Stress Analysis
Point-mass elements, Point-mass Elements for Stress Analysis
Rod elements, Rod/cable Elements for Stress Analysis
Shell elements, Shell Elements for Stress Analysis
Shell-to-solid coupling elements, Shell-to-solid Coupling Elements

T

Test case
Scordelis-Lo Roof, Scordelis-Lo Roof
Transformations, Coordinate Systems and Transformations
Local DOF coordinate systems (MDL), transformations

U

Utilities
b2rmdb, b2rmdb