ThermalContactMaterialsAction

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!syntax description /ThermalContact/ThermalContactMaterialsAction

Input Parameters

  • variableThe variable for thermal contact

    C++ Type:NonlinearVariableName

    Description:The variable for thermal contact

  • slaveThe slave surface

    C++ Type:BoundaryName

    Description:The slave surface

  • masterThe master surface

    C++ Type:BoundaryName

    Description:The master surface

Required Parameters

  • conductivity_namethermal_conductivityThe name of the MaterialProperty associated with conductivity ("thermal_conductivity" in the case of heat conduction)

    Default:thermal_conductivity

    C++ Type:std::string

    Description:The name of the MaterialProperty associated with conductivity ("thermal_conductivity" in the case of heat conduction)

  • gap_geometry_typeGap calculation type.

    C++ Type:MooseEnum

    Description:Gap calculation type.

  • gap_conductivity1The thermal conductivity of the gap material

    Default:1

    C++ Type:double

    Description:The thermal conductivity of the gap material

  • min_gap1e-06A minimum gap (denominator) size

    Default:1e-06

    C++ Type:double

    Description:A minimum gap (denominator) size

  • gap_conductivity_functionThermal conductivity of the gap material as a function. Multiplied by gap_conductivity.

    C++ Type:FunctionName

    Description:Thermal conductivity of the gap material as a function. Multiplied by gap_conductivity.

  • warningsFalseWhether to output warning messages concerning nodes not being found

    Default:False

    C++ Type:bool

    Description:Whether to output warning messages concerning nodes not being found

  • quadratureFalseWhether or not to use quadrature point based gap heat transfer

    Default:False

    C++ Type:bool

    Description:Whether or not to use quadrature point based gap heat transfer

  • appended_property_nameName appended to material properties to make them unique

    C++ Type:std::string

    Description:Name appended to material properties to make them unique

  • max_gap1e+06A maximum gap (denominator) size

    Default:1e+06

    C++ Type:double

    Description:A maximum gap (denominator) size

  • cylinder_axis_point_1Start point for line defining cylindrical axis

    C++ Type:libMesh::VectorValue

    Description:Start point for line defining cylindrical axis

  • conductivity_master_namethermal_conductivityThe name of the MaterialProperty associated with conductivity ("thermal_conductivity" in the case of heat conduction)

    Default:thermal_conductivity

    C++ Type:std::string

    Description:The name of the MaterialProperty associated with conductivity ("thermal_conductivity" in the case of heat conduction)

  • inactiveIf specified blocks matching these identifiers will be skipped.

    C++ Type:std::vector

    Description:If specified blocks matching these identifiers will be skipped.

  • emissivity_10The emissivity of the fuel surface

    Default:0

    C++ Type:double

    Description:The emissivity of the fuel surface

  • sphere_originOrigin for sphere geometry

    C++ Type:libMesh::VectorValue

    Description:Origin for sphere geometry

  • emissivity_20The emissivity of the cladding surface

    Default:0

    C++ Type:double

    Description:The emissivity of the cladding surface

  • active__all__ If specified only the blocks named will be visited and made active

    Default:__all__

    C++ Type:std::vector

    Description:If specified only the blocks named will be visited and made active

  • gap_conductivity_function_variableVariable to be used in gap_conductivity_function in place of time

    C++ Type:std::vector

    Description:Variable to be used in gap_conductivity_function in place of time

  • cylinder_axis_point_2End point for line defining cylindrical axis

    C++ Type:libMesh::VectorValue

    Description:End point for line defining cylindrical axis

  • orderFIRSTThe finite element order

    Default:FIRST

    C++ Type:MooseEnum

    Description:The finite element order

Optional Parameters

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