# Plate

Result types for plate

Property | Long name | Unit | Description |
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Name | Name | - | Name of the plate. |

Comments | Comments | - | Comments on the plate. |

X | X | Length | x coordinate |

Y | Y | Length | y coordinate |

Z | Z | Length | z coordinate |

Ux | u_{x} |
Length | Total displacement in x direction |

Uy | u_{y} |
Length | Total displacement in y direction |

Uz | u_{z} |
Length | Total displacement in z direction |

Utot | |u| | Length | Total displacement |

dUx | Δu_{x} |
Length | Incremental displacement in x direction |

dUy | Δu_{y} |
Length | Incremental displacement in y direction |

dUz | Δu_{z} |
Length | Incremental displacement in z direction |

dUtot | |Δu| | Length | Total incremental displacement |

PUx | Pu_{x} |
Length | Summed displacement per phase in x direction |

PUy | Pu_{y} |
Length | Summed displacement per phase in y direction |

PUz | Pu_{z} |
Length | Summed displacement per phase in z direction |

PUtot | |Pu| | Length | Total summed displacement per phase |

Vx | v_{x} |
Length/Time | Velocity in x direction |

Vy | v_{y} |
Length/Time | Velocity in y direction |

Vz | v_{z} |
Length/Time | Velocity in z direction |

Vtot | |v| | Length/Time | Total velocity |

Ax | a_{x} |
Length/Time^{2} |
Acceleration in x direction |

Ay | a_{y} |
Length/Time^{2} |
Acceleration in y direction |

Az | a_{z} |
Length/Time^{2} |
Acceleration in z direction |

Atot | |a| | Length/Time^{2} |
Total acceleration |

N11 | N1 | Force/Length | Normal force |

N22 | N2 | Force/Length | Hoop force |

Q12 | Q12 | Force/Length | Shear force |

Q23 | Q23 | Force/Length | Shear force |

Q13 | Q13 | Force/Length | Shear force |

M11 | M11 | Force/Length | Bending moment |

M22 | M22 | Force/Length | Bending moment |

M12 | M12 | Force/Length | Torsion moment |

N11_EnvelopeMin | N1_{min} |
Force/Length | Minimum normal force |

N11_EnvelopeMax | N1_{max} |
Force/Length | Maximum normal force |

N22_EnvelopeMin | N2_{z,min} |
Force/Length | Minimum hoop force |

N22_EnvelopeMax | N2_{z,max} |
Force/Length | Maximum hoop force |

Q12_EnvelopeMin | Q12_{min} |
Force/Length | Minimum shear force |

Q12_EnvelopeMax | Q12_{max} |
Force/Length | Maximum shear force |

M11_EnvelopeMin | M11_{min} |
Force/Length | Minimum bending moment |

M11_EnvelopeMax | M11_{max} |
Force/Length | Maximum bending moment |

M22_EnvelopeMin | M22_{min} |
Force/Length | Minimum bending moment |

M22_EnvelopeMax | M22_{max} |
Force/Length | Maximum bending moment |

M12_EnvelopeMin | M12_{min} |
Force/Length | Minimum torsion moment |

M12_EnvelopeMax | M12_{max} |
Force/Length | Maximum torsion moment |

InterfaceRelativeShearStress | τ_{rel} |
- | Relative shear stress in plates |

PlasticPoint | Status | - | WHAT IS THIS??!! |

QualityLength | QualityLength | - | The ratio between the smallest and largest edge of an element |

QualityAngle | QualityAngle | - | The ratio between the smallest triangle angle and $\pi $/3 in soil elements |

QualityQ | QCircle | - | The uniformity of the element shape |

Agx | a_{x}('g') |
- | Acceleration in g in x direction |

Agy | a_{y}('g') |
- | Acceleration in g in y direction |

Agz | a_{z}('g') |
- | Acceleration in g in z direction |

Agtot | |a|('g') | - | Total acceleration in g |

Area | Area | Length^{2} |
Area |

U1 | u_{1} |
Length | Total displacement in first local axis direction |

U2 | u_{2} |
Length | Total displacement in second local axis direction |

U3 | u_{3} |
Length | Total displacement in third local axis direction |

dU1 | Δu_{1} |
Length | Incremental displacement in first local axis direction |

dU2 | Δu_{2} |
Length | Incremental displacement in second local axis direction |

dU3 | Δu_{3} |
Length | Incremental displacement in third local axis direction |

PU1 | Pu_{1} |
Length | Summed displacement per phase in first local axis direction |

PU2 | Pu_{2} |
Length | Summed displacement per phase in second local axis direction |

PU3 | Pu_{3} |
Length | Summed displacement per phase in third local axis direction |

Height | Elevation | Length | Elevation |

IsCurved | Is curved | - | Returns 1 or 0 to indicate whether the element is curved. Might be related to the updated mesh option that can be set in Input |

QualityLinLength | QLength | - | The ratio between this element'Time length and the maximum structure element length that exists in the entire mesh |

QualityCircle | Quality circles | - | Always 0 for structures. |

QualitySICN | Quality SICN | - | 1 when the mesh element is a perfect circle |

PlateRotX | φx | - | X-axis of rotation for plate nodes. |

PlateRotY | φy | - | Y-axis of rotation for plate nodes. |

PlateRotZ | φz | - | Z-axis of rotation for plate nodes. |

IncPlateRotY | Δφy | - | x-axis of incremental rotation for plate nodes. |

IncPlateRotX | Δφx | - | y-axis of incremental rotation for plate nodes. |

IncPlateRotZ | Δφz | - | z-axis of incremental rotation for plate nodes. |

MaterialID | Material | - | ID of material used by element |

SPUx | ΣPu_{x} |
Length | Summed displacement over phases in x direction |

SPUy | ΣPu_{y} |
Length | Summed displacement over phases in y direction |

SPUz | ΣPu_{z} |
Length | Summed displacement over phases in z direction |

SPUtot | |ΣPu| | Length | Total summed displacement over phases |

Ctunnel | Tunnel contraction | % | Realized tunnel contraction |

Cplanar | Planar contraction | % | Realized planar contraction |

NodeID | Node ID | - | Returns the ID of the nodes |

StressPointID | Stress point ID | - | Returns the ID of the stress points |

ElementID | Element ID | - | Returns the structure element ID |

LocalNumber | Local number | - | The n-th node or stress point in a soil element (also displayed in the tables of Output program) |