Volume Mesh Control Options

Check mesh quality using tools accessed from the context menu that opens when you right-click on a Volume Mesh folder in the Mesh Controls Browser.

Check 2D Mesh
Validate the input surface mesh before performing volume mesh generation using the Boundary Shell Checker tool.
Solid Mesh Optimization
Fix 3D elements in the following ways using the Solid Mesh Optimization tool.
  • Fix hexa and tetra element quality with respect to several element criteria.
  • Fix second order element's maximum angle, and minimum and maximum length ratio and Jacobian.