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Thread: Converge problems

  1. #1
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    Unhappy Converge problems

    Hi,

    I have a model of a buttocks covered with thin layers of a dressing pushed down to a mattress. I defined a sliding contact between the buttocks with the dressing and the mattress but can't get the simulation to converge without a penetration. I tried many things but nothing helped.My file is too big to add.. If I can send it in other way it will be great.

    I will appreciate your help!
    Thanks Dafna

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    Hi Dafna,

    For the record I just wanted to respond here that we've communicated about this problem via email. Unfortunately, your model was too big for me to debug. I had made some suggestions on how to reduce the size of your model since in my opinion you don't need such a fine mesh. Hopefully you've made some progress on this by now, but let us know if you still need any assistance.

    Cheers,

    Steve
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah
    Scientific Computing and Imaging institute, University of Utah

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