Part II
Modeling

5 Units
 5.1 Special Cases
6 Model Definitions
 6.1 Directions
7 Geometry
 7.1 Work Plane
 7.2 Geometry Components
 7.3 Operations
 7.4 Sets of Embedded Entities
 7.5 Embedding Options
 7.6 Property Assignment
 7.7 Functions
 7.8 Connections
 7.9 Tyings
 7.10 Supports
 7.11 Loads
 7.12 Water Levels
 7.13 Model Organization
 7.14 Import Files
 7.15 Healing
8 Loads
 8.1 Nodal Loads
 8.2 Element Vertex Loads
 8.3 Distributed Loads
 8.4 Projected Loads
 8.5 Hydrostatic Pressure Loads
 8.6 Prescribed Strain Loads
 8.7 Element Prestress Loads
 8.8 Incremental Temperature and Concentration Loads
 8.9 Pore pressure and Hydraulic Heads
 8.10 Prestress in Reinforcements
 8.11 Post-tensioning Load in Reinforcements
 8.12 Deadweight Loads
 8.13 Equivalent Acceleration Loads
 8.14 Centrifugal Loads
 8.15 Base Excitation
 8.16 Fixed Displacement or Deformation Loads
 8.17 Quadrilateral Force Loads
 8.18 Mobile Loads
 8.19 Wind and Water Loads
 8.20 Modal Pushover Load
 8.21 Prescribed Velocity Loads
 8.22 Prescribed Acceleration Loads
 8.23 Load Sets
 8.24 Load Combinations
 8.25 Influence Fields
 8.26 Initial Fields
 8.27 Time-Load Diagram
 8.28 Frequency-Load Diagram
9 Connections
 9.1 Nodal Variables
 9.2 Constraints and Supports
 9.3 Linear Dependencies or Tyings
 9.4 Interfaces
 9.5 Potential Flow Constraints
10 Mesh
 10.1 General Properties
 10.2 Incremental Meshing
 10.3 Mapped Meshing
 10.4 Mirroring