nsvr

Mapdl.nsvr(itype='', nstv='', **kwargs)

APDL Command: NSVR

Defines the number of variables for user-programmable element options.

Parameters
  • itype – Element type number as defined on the ET command.

  • nstv – Number of extra state variables to save (must be no more than 840).

Notes

Defines the number of extra variables that need to be saved for user- programmable (system-dependent) element options, e.g., material laws through user subroutine USERPL. ITYPE must first be defined with the ET command.