plot_nodal_values#

PostProcessing.plot_nodal_values(item, comp, show_elem_numbering=False, **kwargs)#

Plot nodal values

Displays solution results as continuous element contours.

Equivalent MAPDL command:

  • PLNSOL

Parameters
itemstr

Label identifying the item. See the table below in the notes section.

compstr, optional

Component of the item if applicable. See the table below in the notes section.

Returns
pyvista.plotting.renderer.CameraPosition

Camera position from plotter. Can be reused as an input parameter to use the same camera position for future plots. Only returned when return_cpos is True.

Examples

Plot the contact status for the selected elements.

>>> mapdl.post_processing.plot_nodal_values(
...     "CONT", "STAT", scalar_bar_args={"title": "Contact status"}
... )