Lsdyna

LS-DYNA

LS-DY­NA is a gen­er­al-pur­pose fi­nite el­e­ment pro­gram ca­pa­ble of sim­u­lat­ing com­plex re­al world prob­lems. It is used by the au­to­mo­bile, aero­space, con­struc­tion, mil­i­tary, man­u­fac­tur­ing, and bio­engi­neer­ing in­dus­tries. LS-DY­NA is op­ti­mized for shared and dis­trib­uted mem­o­ry Unix, Lin­ux, and Win­dows based, plat­forms.

License

LS-DYNA is proprietary software. The licenses available at CSC are only for academic use.

Available

CSC's LS-DYNA licenses are available on CSC's computing platforms Taito and Puhti. Latest products will be available on the servers, and earlier versions installation is also possible. All installed versions are maintained on the servers.

Notice that Taito server will be decommisioned in the end of December 2019.

Usage

After login on the server, give command

module available

and check lines lsdyna/(version number). For example to load LS-DYNA version 11.1.0, give command

module load lsdyna/11.1.0

There is available an example of batch job file on Puhti server:

/appl/soft/eng/lsdyna/example_batch_job_files/parjob_puhti_lsdyna

Copy the file and modify it for your own use. Further instructions are given in the file.

Support

In problem situation, send an email to servicedesk@csc.fi.

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