estif

Mapdl.estif(kmult='', **kwargs)

Specifies the matrix multiplier for deactivated elements.

APDL Command: ESTIF

Specifies the stiffness matrix multiplier for elements deactivated with the EKILL command (birth and death).

This command is also valid in PREP7.

Parameters
kmult

Stiffness matrix multiplier for deactivated elements (defaults to 1.0E-6).

Examples

>>> mapdl.prep7()
>>> mapdl.estif(1E-8)
'DEAD ELEMENT STIFFNESS MULTIPLIER= 0.10000E-07'
Return type

Optional[str]