[Gmsh] Prism layer for 3D stp file

Christophe Geuzaine cgeuzaine at uliege.be
Tue Mar 26 20:33:42 CET 2019

Dear Andrea,

That's not yet supported. It will be at some point in a future version, when we release our boundary layer mesh generator.


> On 26 Mar 2019, at 15:50, ANDREA BORTOLI <a.bortoli at studenti.unibg.it> wrote:
> Hello everybody
> I would like to know if it is possible to extrude a prism layer normal to the surface of a 3D model that I've importet as a .stp file.
> I tried to use the extrude functions but with no results at all.
> I notice that if I import an .stl file with the same script I use for the .stp file I can create the prism layer ( the .stl file is created from the previous .stp file).
> Thank you all for the future answer.
> Andrea
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Prof. Christophe Geuzaine
University of Liege, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science 

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