What is FrontISTR?
FrontISTR is an open-source structual analysis solver that can be used not only Windows and Linux PC clusters, but also on massively parallel supercomputers such as the K computer.
Dose FrontISTR include a meshing tools or result visualization tool?
No, FrontISTR does not include meshing tools and visualization tools. The meshing tool and the result visualization require a separate pre-post tool.
What pre-post tools are available that support it?
In the open-source tools.
and so on.
In commercial software.
and others are supported.
Where can I download FrontISTR from?
What is the license for FrontISTR?
The license is MIT License.
Where can I find FrontISTR manual?
Please see FrontISTR Manual.
About element types
Default element type
By default, hexahedral first-order elements are
- Linear analysis, Non-conforming elements
- Non-linear analysis, B-bar elements(< version 5.0a)
- Non-linear analysis, F-bar elements(>version 5.0b)