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Unexpected Result for 3-D Thermal Transient Analysis of Heat sink using PDE Solver Toolbox

Here is the correct results using the new STL after fixing two more inconsitencies: Radiation problem should include temperatu...

Unexpected Result for 3-D Thermal Transient Analysis of Heat sink using PDE Solver Toolbox

Here is the correct results using the new STL after fixing two more inconsitencies: Radiation problem should include temperatu...

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Unexpected Result for 3-D Thermal Transient Analysis of Heat sink using PDE Solver Toolbox

Hello Jake, You seem to have unit mismatch in the MATLAB model. PDE Toolbox doesn't have any units. When you exported the geom...

Unexpected Result for 3-D Thermal Transient Analysis of Heat sink using PDE Solver Toolbox

Hello Jake, You seem to have unit mismatch in the MATLAB model. PDE Toolbox doesn't have any units. When you exported the geom...

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Solving 2D Convection Diffusion Equation

You might be able to setup the 2-D version using PDE toolbox. Take look at the following code. Please verify I have accuratly ca...

Solving 2D Convection Diffusion Equation

You might be able to setup the 2-D version using PDE toolbox. Take look at the following code. Please verify I have accuratly ca...

5 days ago | 0

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Solving PDE for Hygromechanical Coupling with f coefficient as a function of previous PDE results

You should be all set if you replace the last two lines in your function with the following one line: fx = [gradx.'.*coefRGx;gr...

Solving PDE for Hygromechanical Coupling with f coefficient as a function of previous PDE results

You should be all set if you replace the last two lines in your function with the following one line: fx = [gradx.'.*coefRGx;gr...

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Error using deval in pde toolbox

Hi SS, The warning: Warning: Failure at t=1.307250e+00. Unable to meet integration tolerances without reducing the step size...

Error using deval in pde toolbox

Hi SS, The warning: Warning: Failure at t=1.307250e+00. Unable to meet integration tolerances without reducing the step size...

2 months ago | 0

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Temperature-dependent boundary conditions

Do you have PDE Toolbox in your installed products list? You can check this by executing 'ver' at the command prompt. If so, di...

Temperature-dependent boundary conditions

Do you have PDE Toolbox in your installed products list? You can check this by executing 'ver' at the command prompt. If so, di...

2 months ago | 0

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Radiation in PDE thermal model

To activate both radiation and convection on the same boundary, combine them into one assignment as: thermalBC(thermalmodel,'Fa...

Radiation in PDE thermal model

To activate both radiation and convection on the same boundary, combine them into one assignment as: thermalBC(thermalmodel,'Fa...

2 months ago | 0

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Temperature in a specific point with pde thermal

Yes! Check out the interpolateTemperature function.

Temperature in a specific point with pde thermal

Yes! Check out the interpolateTemperature function.

3 months ago | 0

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How to specify initial conditions for two different subdomains in PDE solver?

I suggest you to look at the programmatic workflow, refer to the programmatic workflow overview doc page. In the programmatic ...

How to specify initial conditions for two different subdomains in PDE solver?

I suggest you to look at the programmatic workflow, refer to the programmatic workflow overview doc page. In the programmatic ...

3 months ago | 0

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How to specify f coefficient function for arbitrarily located point sources within a domain.

If you want to use addtional arguments in computing f, then wrap the f coefficient function around the actual function that take...

How to specify f coefficient function for arbitrarily located point sources within a domain.

If you want to use addtional arguments in computing f, then wrap the f coefficient function around the actual function that take...

3 months ago | 0

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Determine locations struct used in PDE solver

You can write that code that you indented to use to "create a matrix that is of length N by M where ..." in the function itself....

Determine locations struct used in PDE solver

You can write that code that you indented to use to "create a matrix that is of length N by M where ..." in the function itself....

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Time-dependent thermal conductivity

Function should return values of k at all points requested by the solver, points are in the first argument. Update your funciton...

Time-dependent thermal conductivity

Function should return values of k at all points requested by the solver, points are in the first argument. Update your funciton...

3 months ago | 0

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Import of a 2D mesh created by Mesh2D or NodeLab into PDE Toolbox

You can import triangles in 2-D into PDE Toolbox using geometryFromMesh function. Although it creates geometry using the mesh da...

Import of a 2D mesh created by Mesh2D or NodeLab into PDE Toolbox

You can import triangles in 2-D into PDE Toolbox using geometryFromMesh function. Although it creates geometry using the mesh da...

4 months ago | 0

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Usage of InternalHeatSource from PDE toolbox (Heat Transfer)

Value of internal hear source should be energy per unit volume. Are you sure your internalHeatSource command is getting executed...

Usage of InternalHeatSource from PDE toolbox (Heat Transfer)

Value of internal hear source should be energy per unit volume. Are you sure your internalHeatSource command is getting executed...

5 months ago | 0

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Time-dependent internal heat source

You cannot add function handle as you have done, f+q in: specifyCoefficients(model,'m',0,'d',d,'c',c,'a',a,'f',f+q); I would r...

Time-dependent internal heat source

You cannot add function handle as you have done, f+q in: specifyCoefficients(model,'m',0,'d',d,'c',c,'a',a,'f',f+q); I would r...

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How I introduce a matrix form of c coefficient in PDE equation using solvepde matlab command

Output of c coefficient function should be a matrix or column vector of appropriate size, where the number of columns correspond...

How I introduce a matrix form of c coefficient in PDE equation using solvepde matlab command

Output of c coefficient function should be a matrix or column vector of appropriate size, where the number of columns correspond...

5 months ago | 0

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Efficient sensor placement optimization

Not sure if I understand your question correctly. Are you referring to location mesh nodes when you say sensor? My guess is you...

Efficient sensor placement optimization

Not sure if I understand your question correctly. Are you referring to location mesh nodes when you say sensor? My guess is you...

5 months ago | 0

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Heat transfer question in pde toolbox

Yes, all the three properties can be defined as function of temperature. This will make the problem highly nonlinear, existance ...

Heat transfer question in pde toolbox

Yes, all the three properties can be defined as function of temperature. This will make the problem highly nonlinear, existance ...

5 months ago | 0

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How can I resolve the error "PDE coefficients cannot be function of solution or time." in a static solution of a PDE.

What are the output arguments in you function call InterpolateDisplacement? [UVdispB, UVdispT, UVdispL, UVdispR]=InterpolateDis...

How can I resolve the error "PDE coefficients cannot be function of solution or time." in a static solution of a PDE.

What are the output arguments in you function call InterpolateDisplacement? [UVdispB, UVdispT, UVdispL, UVdispR]=InterpolateDis...

5 months ago | 0

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How to create a copy of a pde model ?

Get hold of the handle that is provided as output, like: bc = applyBoundaryCondition(....) Now you can...

How to create a copy of a pde model ?

Get hold of the handle that is provided as output, like: bc = applyBoundaryCondition(....) Now you can...

5 months ago | 0

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How to apply the boundary conditons to the mass and stiffness matrices?

Use the 'nullspace' as second argument, you will get matrices with BC imposed by eleminating dirichlet DoFs. Regards, Ravi

How to apply the boundary conditons to the mass and stiffness matrices?

Use the 'nullspace' as second argument, you will get matrices with BC imposed by eleminating dirichlet DoFs. Regards, Ravi

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Cannot apply multiple, region-dependent thermal properties in PDE Toolbox

This is a bug where solver fails to distinguish the functions as seperate based on some queries. Workaround is to define variati...

Cannot apply multiple, region-dependent thermal properties in PDE Toolbox

This is a bug where solver fails to distinguish the functions as seperate based on some queries. Workaround is to define variati...

5 months ago | 1

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How squareg works ?

Hi Pavel, I don't fully understand your question, but I can answer a portion on how to create square of different size. You can...

How squareg works ?

Hi Pavel, I don't fully understand your question, but I can answer a portion on how to create square of different size. You can...

6 months ago | 0

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PDE tool box, internal heat generation and BC conditions

If the problem is axisymmetric, then you need follow the approach similar to this example: https://www.mathworks.com/help/pde/...

PDE tool box, internal heat generation and BC conditions

If the problem is axisymmetric, then you need follow the approach similar to this example: https://www.mathworks.com/help/pde/...

6 months ago | 0

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How can i define PDE coefficient which is scalar matrix inside the boundary

Hi Kim, Is your ffunc depends on solution, i.e., using state.u? Can you provide sample data, also xv and yv? Regards, Ravi ...

How can i define PDE coefficient which is scalar matrix inside the boundary

Hi Kim, Is your ffunc depends on solution, i.e., using state.u? Can you provide sample data, also xv and yv? Regards, Ravi ...

6 months ago | 0

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Boundary condition for multidomain geometry

Hi Urban, Would you be able to share your code and data? Geometric faces are identified by analyzing how drastic the normal ch...

Boundary condition for multidomain geometry

Hi Urban, Would you be able to share your code and data? Geometric faces are identified by analyzing how drastic the normal ch...

6 months ago | 0

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Retrieving indices of times for a time-dependent system of PDEs within applyBoundaryCondition()

You need to create an interpolant object, see for example, griddedInterpolant. Construct interpolant (may be one for each N), an...

Retrieving indices of times for a time-dependent system of PDEs within applyBoundaryCondition()

You need to create an interpolant object, see for example, griddedInterpolant. Construct interpolant (may be one for each N), an...

6 months ago | 0

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PDE Toolbox does not recognize subdomains in imported .stl geometry

STL with multiple bodies are imported as separate cells in PDE Toolbox. Essentially, the two cells are disconnected for analysis...

PDE Toolbox does not recognize subdomains in imported .stl geometry

STL with multiple bodies are imported as separate cells in PDE Toolbox. Essentially, the two cells are disconnected for analysis...

6 months ago | 0

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I find that the matlab official example "deflection-of-a-piezoelectric-actuator" cannot be correct

Hello Prof. Ciavarella, Can you provide a bit more details, reproduction code and expected results, of the modified setup to i...

I find that the matlab official example "deflection-of-a-piezoelectric-actuator" cannot be correct

Hello Prof. Ciavarella, Can you provide a bit more details, reproduction code and expected results, of the modified setup to i...

6 months ago | 0

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What is the best way to fit parameters in the pdesolver to a set of datapoints?

You might need to use Optimization Toolbox in conjunction with PDE Toolbox to setup the objective function and constraints. Woul...

What is the best way to fit parameters in the pdesolver to a set of datapoints?

You might need to use Optimization Toolbox in conjunction with PDE Toolbox to setup the objective function and constraints. Woul...

6 months ago | 0