Numbers and "numbers" in Python| 10.06.2022
Numbers in Python are quite simple, there are only 3 base numeric types and they can all be combined freely without (inherent) errors. In this post I go over some information you'll probably know and some you might not. Read on for info about numbers!
Python Standard Library Diving: copy| 10.06.2022
One of the first things you learn in Python is that it passes references around when assigning things. It does not copy things in memory. So, how do you actually do copying? Well there's a built-in library to do it!
The Python Standard Library: getpass| 10.05.2022
In this article I want to shine a light on one of the smaller and more useful packages in the Python standard library. Hopefully you know it already, but if you're coming across it for the first time, read on! This is all about
Converting Nodal Coordinates Field to Local Coordinate System| 09.30.2022
We cover the steps for converting the Nodal Coordinates Field to Local Coordinate System using PyDPF.
How to make peace with argparse| 09.24.2022
A huge part of any Python developer's arsenal is the ability to link your Python program with "other stuff".
Script Tip Friday: Getting it right the first time for Mould Compensation| 09.23.2022
For this week's Script Tip Friday, Fabio Pavia, discusses how you can design for an optimal mould shape in 3 steps using partner tools for composites connected to Ansys Mechanical.
Integrating images and plots using a Python Code object (Cpython)| 09.23.2022
Python Code objects in Ansys 2022R2 allow the user to change the engine to Cypthon. This opens the door to using more modern python libraries and modules.