Accession Number : ADA182728

Title :   User Instructions for the EPIC-3 Code.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 83-Apr 87,

Corporate Author : HONEYWELL INC BROOKLYN PARK MN DEFENSE SYSTEMS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Johnson,G R ; Stryk,R A

PDF Url : ADA182728

Report Date : May 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 86

Abstract : This report provides user instructions for the 1987 version of the EPIC-3 code. The new capabilities in this code are a Nabor option for variable nodal connectivity, eroding interfaces, improved material models, a material data library, a target drop/add option, and other changes to make it more similar to the 1986 version of the EPIC-2 code. Instructions are included for the Preprocessor, the Main routine, and the Postprocessor. An example problem is also provided.

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAMS, *FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS, *USER MANUALS, *SUBROUTINES, INPUT, PLOTTING, INTERFACES, THREE DIMENSIONAL, TARGETS, PENETRATION, PROJECTILE TRAJECTORIES, THICKNESS, HIGH VELOCITY, EQUATIONS, OUTPUT, EROSION, TERMINAL BALLISTICS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE