LS-Dyna

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LS-DYNA Versions

There are various LS-DYNA versions available on POD. Use the module command to see the available versions. If you need any additional versions installed, please email pod@penguincomputing.com.

[penguin@podmt1 ~]$ module avail lsdyna

------------------------------------------- /public/modulefiles --------------------------------------------
lsdyna/4.2.1          lsdyna/6.1.2          lsdyna/7.1.2          lsdyna/8.1.0_t30
lsdyna/5.1.1          lsdyna/7.0.0(default) lsdyna/7.1.3          
lsdyna/6.0.0          lsdyna/7.0.1          lsdyna/7.1.3_t30      
lsdyna/6.1.0          lsdyna/7.1            lsdyna/8.0.0          
lsdyna/6.1.1          lsdyna/7.1.1          lsdyna/8.1.0

LS-DYNA Example

More complex LS-DYNA examples with additional information about using LS-PREPOST can be found in /public/examples/lsdyna-examples, but below is a sample template for LS-DYNA:

#PBS -S /bin/bash
#PBS -q M40
#PBS -l nodes=4:ppn=12
#PBS -j oe
#PBS -N lsdyna
#PBS -r n

# LSDYNA ARGUMENTS

LSDYNA_INPUT=neon.refined.rev01.k

# Work from the qsub folder
cd $PBS_O_WORKDIR

# Load LS-DYNA (Will load Intel and openmpi/intel modules too)
module load lsdyna/7.0.0

# Execution
mpirun mpp971 I=$LSDYNA_INPUT
exit $?


LS-PREPOST Example

A sample template for LS-PREPOST:

#PBS -S /bin/bash
#PBS -q M40
#PBS -l nodes=1:ppn=12
#PBS -j oe
#PBS -N lsprepost

# Command file
CMD_FILE="neon_lspost.cfile"

# Work from the qsub folder
cd $PBS_O_WORKDIR

# Load lsprepost
module load lsprepost/4.1

# Execution (using Xvfb)
xvfb-run --server-args="-screen 0 1600x1200x24" lsprepost -nographics c="$CMD_FILE"
exit $?