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If users have Windows version of ABAQUS Version 6.7 or 6.8 installed in their networked PCs the on-line version of the manuals can be accessed by making the following changes :

ABAQUS On-line Help.


Mini Manual

The Running ABAQUS 6.4 (35 pages)[PS version] [7 October 2005] explains how to run a simple example in the teaching system computers. It is a beginner's guide to ABAQUS. Running ABAQUS 6.4 (PDF Format).

The Running ABAQUS 6.9 (36 pages)[PS version] [7 May 2010] explains how to run a simple example in the teaching system computers. It is a beginner's guide to ABAQUS. Running ABAQUS 6.9 (PDF Format).


Example

The 1 Dimensional Consolidation (20 pages)[PS version] [18 August 2010] explains how to carry out a consolidation analysis when using the critical state soils models. It highlights common pitfalls to be avoided and clarifies potential sources of confusion. 1 Dimensional Consolidation (PDF Format).

Input and Ouput files for the various options tried[MS Word] [10 June 2010] :

Option (1) :Input file - - -User subroutine file- - -output status file

Option (2) : Input file - - -User subroutine file- - -output status file

Option (3) : Input file- - -User subroutine file- - -output status file Option (4) : Input file- - -User subroutine file- - -output status file

The Initial Stresses and Geostatic Step (11 pages)[MS Word] [26 April 2010] explains the importance of checking that the intial stresses are correct by running a geostatic step before running the analysis proper.


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