1. General Model Information

Name: PLane strain and AXI Symetric

Acronym: PLAXIS5

Main medium: terrestrial
Main subject: soil science, geology
Organization level: ecosystem
Type of model: partial differential equations (finite differences,3D)
Main application:
Keywords: soil plasticity, rock plasticity


Dr.ir. A.J. Koolen
Wageningen Agricultural University
Dept. Soil Tillage
Diedenweg 20
6703 GW Wageningen
Tel. +31.8370.83451
Fax +31.8370.82444


Dr.ir. A.J. Koolen


II. Technical Information

II.1 Executables:

Operating System(s): DOS, numeric coprocessor required Status of the Model is Commercial,Cost: ! 4000.- US$ !

II.2 Source-code:

Programming Language(s):

II.3 Manuals:

PLAXIS Balkema, Rotterdam

II.4 Data:

III. Mathematical Information

III.1 Mathematics

III.2 Quantities

III.2.1 Input

Loads, displacements, mesh.

III.2.2 Output

Stresses, strains, at mesh nodes.

IV. References

V. Further information in the World-Wide-Web

VI. Additional remarks

Last review of this document by: T. Gabele: 08. 07. 1997 -
Status of the document:
last modified by Joachim Benz Mon Jul 2 18:31:37 CEST 2007

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