FieldDefinition

class ansys.dpf.core.field_definition.FieldDefinition(field_definition=None, server=None)

Contains the physical and mathematical description of the Field: unit, homogeneity, dimensionnnality…

property unit

Returns the unit of the field

Returns

unit

Return type

str

property location

Location

Returns

location – where the data is located (Nodal, Elemental, TimeFreq_sets…)

Return type

str

property shell_layers

Shell_layers

Returns

shell_layers – returns LayerIndependent for fields unrelated to layers

Return type

shell_layers

property dimensionnality

Dimensionnality

Returns

dimensionnality – nature and size of the elementary data

Return type

Dimensionnality