Discover ParaView post-processing environment for PLAXIS 3D calculation (Tech Preview)

ApplicationPLAXIS 3D
VersionTechnology Preview
PLAXIS 3D CONNECT Edition Update 4
Date created08 October 2020
Date modified08 October 2020
With the release of PLAXIS 3D CONNECT Edition Update 4 (20.04), new options for advanced post-processing are being offered with the PLAXIS Output software now capable of exporting all the results to a ParaView file format. On this page, you will find a list of short demo videos introducing the use of ParaView for post-processing PLAXIS 2D and 3D model results..


Introduction: How to export PLAXIS 3D output results into ParaView

Performing PLAXIS geometry/mesh object selection interactively in ParaView

Fundamentals of PLAXIS model element selection

Alternatives techniques for PLAXIS model element selection and introduction to grouping

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Advanced PLAXIS model results rendering

Introduction to advanced model result rendering

How to superimpose animated plots and curves in one view in ParaView

How to superimpose curves over different phases in ParaView

Extrude 2D axisymmetric results in 3D space

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Some scripting examples

Easily generate Python scripts using Python command tracing option of ParaView

Automation of curves superposition over multiples phases made easy

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Working with large PLAXIS model data

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