# NODAL SHAPES

Specifies the morph shapes and associated design optimization variables.

AcuSolve Command

## Syntax

NODAL_SHAPES (“name”) {parameters}

## Qualifier

This command has no qualifier.

## Parameters

mesh_motion_precedence (integer) >=0 <=3 [=1]
Mesh motion precedence.
design_variables (list) [={}]
User given name of the design optimization variable.
Where the subscripts for each $\delta {x}_{i}{}^{j}$ , $\delta {y}_{i}{}^{j}$ and $\delta {z}_{i}{}^{j}$ are associated with the nodal identification number ${n}_{i}$ and the superscript is associated with the shape, or more precisely the design optimization variable.
NODAL_SHAPES( "NODAL_SHAPES.1" ) {
}