ThermalContactDiracKernelsAction

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!syntax description /ThermalContact/ThermalContactDiracKernelsAction

Input Parameters

  • variableThe variable for thermal contact

    C++ Type:NonlinearVariableName

    Options:

    Description:The variable for thermal contact

  • slaveThe slave surface

    C++ Type:BoundaryName

    Options:

    Description:The slave surface

  • masterThe master surface

    C++ Type:BoundaryName

    Options:

    Description:The master surface

Required Parameters

  • tangential_toleranceTangential distance to extend edges of contact surfaces

    C++ Type:double

    Options:

    Description:Tangential distance to extend edges of contact surfaces

  • normal_smoothing_methodMethod to use to smooth normals (edge_based|nodal_normal_based)

    C++ Type:std::string

    Options:

    Description:Method to use to smooth normals (edge_based|nodal_normal_based)

  • quadratureFalseWhether or not to use quadrature point based gap heat transfer

    Default:False

    C++ Type:bool

    Options:

    Description:Whether or not to use quadrature point based gap heat transfer

  • inactiveIf specified blocks matching these identifiers will be skipped.

    C++ Type:std::vector

    Options:

    Description:If specified blocks matching these identifiers will be skipped.

  • active__all__ If specified only the blocks named will be visited and made active

    Default:__all__

    C++ Type:std::vector

    Options:

    Description:If specified only the blocks named will be visited and made active

  • normal_smoothing_distanceDistance from edge in parametric coordinates over which to smooth contact normal

    C++ Type:double

    Options:

    Description:Distance from edge in parametric coordinates over which to smooth contact normal

Optional Parameters

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