[Gmsh] 2D mesh generation question with Gmsh

Mikhail Artemyev artemiev.mikhail at gmail.com
Fri Mar 6 15:27:27 CET 2015

Hi there,

As far as I understood from here: 
there have been some changes in the code related to the reproducibility 
of the mesh.
But those changes are not included in the latest release 2.8.5 and only 
available in the recent development versions.


On 03/06/2015 05:00 AM, gmsh-request at ace20.montefiore.ulg.ac.be wrote:
> Hey fellow CEE Aggie! It depends a lot on the meshing algorithm you 
> pick. If you need stability in meshing you could use the structured 
> algorithms (transfinite meshes). I use them frequently to generate 
> nice structured meshes. As to what causes the different structure. No 
> idea. Try the different unstructured meshing algorithms (Mesh Adapt, 
> Delaunay, Frontal) and see if they all have that feature. Regards, 
> Jos? Abell -- Jose Abell On Thu, Mar 5, 2015 at 12:15 PM, Hongyu Deng 
> <hyudeng at ucdavis.edu> wrote:
>> >Hello gmsh experts,
>> >
>> >I'm trying to use Gmsh to generate a simple 2D mesh and I noticed that
>> >each time Gmsh will return a slight different mesh structure. May I ask
>> >what causes this difference and if there is a option that controls this?
>> >Your help will be really appreciated!
>> >
>> >Best,
>> >
>> >Hongyu Deng
>> >
>> >PhD candidate
>> >Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
>> >University of California, Davis

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