[Gmsh] 3D elements export to .unv

Christophe Geuzaine Christophe.Geuzaine at ulg.ac.be
Thu Nov 29 11:35:18 CET 2001

"Ockers, James (J.)" wrote:
> I seem to lose the zone/region definition of the 3D elements when exporting
> to IDEAS .unv format (in 2D, this seems to work properly, however).
> I am using the command Physical Volume(xx) to define the different zones.
> Using gmsh 1.27 on windows.
> Am I doing something incorrect?


The Physical entity mechanism is only very imperfectly supported with
the .unv format. I have just released a new version of gmsh (1.31) which
should fix your problem. You should however avoid the (extremely
bloated) .unv format as much as possible ;-)


Christophe Geuzaine

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