Table 9.

Number of elements and degrees of freedom for 2D-axisymmetric and 3D models

Mesh qualifierNo. of elementsDegrees of freedom
2D axisymmetric HM
Extremely fine633683 632
Extra fine177822 094
Finer6027254
Normal2142450
3D HM
Extra fine81 0671 278 368
Finer21 553333 479
Normal400959 086