mpinqr#

Mapdl.mpinqr(mat, iprop, key, pname='__tmpvar__', **kwargs)#

Get information about a material property.

Warning

DISCLAIMER: This function is un-documented in the official ANSYS Command Reference Guide. Hence its support is limited and it use is not encouraged. Please use it with caution.

Parameters
matint

Material number should be 0 for key=11, DB_NUMDEFINED(12), DB_MAXDEFINED(14), and DB_MAXRECLENG(15).

ipropint

Property reference number (See Table-1 in the Notes section).

If iprop = 0, test for existence of any material property with this material number (with key = DB_SELECTED(1)).

keyint

Key as to the information needed about material property.

  • DB_SELECTED(1) - return select status:

    • 0 - material prop is undefined.

    • 1 - material prop is selected.

  • DB_NUMDEFINED(12) - number of defined material properties

  • DB_MAXDEFINED(14) - highest material property number defined

  • DB_MAXRECLENG(15) - maximum record length (dp words)

  • 2 - return length (dp words)

  • 3 - return number of temp. values

  • 11 - return void percent (integer)

pnamestr

Name of the variable where the queried value is stored.

**kwargs

Extra arguments to be passed to Mapdl.run.

Returns
int or str

Returned value of mpinqr is based on setting of key.

Notes

The material properties are obtained from the MP command labels, which are detailed below:

MP command labels

Property

Key

Property

Key

Property

Key

Property

Key

Property

Key

Property

Key

EX

1

DAMP

15

PRYZ

29

SBKX

43

HGLS

57

RH

71

EY

2

KXX

16

PRXZ

30

SBKY

44

BVIS

58

DXX

72

EZ

3

KYY

17

MURX

31

SBKZ

45

QRAT

59

DYY

73

NUXY

4

KZZ

18

MURY

32

SONC

46

REFT

60

DZZ

74

NUYZ

5

RSVX

19

MURZ

33

DMPS

47

CTEX

61

BETX

75

NUXZ

6

RSVY

20

PERX

34

ELIM

48

CTEY

62

BETY

76

GXY

7

RSVZ

21

PERY

35

USR1

49

CTEZ

63

BETZ

77

GYZ

8

22

PERZ

36

USR2

50

THSX

64

CSAT

78

GXZ

9

HF

23

MGXX

37

USR3

51

THSY

65

CREF

79

ALPX

10

VISC

24

MGYY

38

USR4

51

THSZ

66

CVH

80

ALPY

11

EMIS

25

MGZZ

39

FLUI

53

DMPR

67

UMID

81

ALPZ

12

ENTH

26

EGXX

40

ORTH

54

LSSM

68

UVID

82

DENS

13

LSST

27

EGYY

41

CABL

55

BETD

69

MU

14

PRXY

28

EGZZ

42

RIGI

56

ALPD

70

see TB command for more information.