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momentOfInertia Class Reference

Calculates the inertia tensor and principal axes and moments of a polyhedra/cells/triSurfaces. Inertia can either be of the solid body or of a thin shell. More...

## Static Public Member Functions

static void massPropertiesSolid (const pointField &pts, const triFaceList &triFaces, scalar density, scalar &mass, vector &cM, tensor &J)

static void massPropertiesShell (const pointField &pts, const triFaceList &triFaces, scalar density, scalar &mass, vector &cM, tensor &J)

static void massPropertiesSolid (const triSurface &surf, scalar density, scalar &mass, vector &cM, tensor &J)

static void massPropertiesShell (const triSurface &surf, scalar density, scalar &mass, vector &cM, tensor &J)

static tensor applyParallelAxisTheorem (scalar mass, const vector &cM, const tensor &J, const vector &refPt)

static tmp< tensorFieldmeshInertia (const polyMesh &mesh)

static tensor meshInertia (const polyMesh &mesh, label celli)

## Detailed Description

Calculates the inertia tensor and principal axes and moments of a polyhedra/cells/triSurfaces. Inertia can either be of the solid body or of a thin shell.

Source files

Definition at line 52 of file momentOfInertia.H.

## ◆ massPropertiesSolid() [1/2]

 void massPropertiesSolid ( const pointField & pts, const triFaceList & triFaces, scalar density, scalar & mass, vector & cM, tensor & J )
static

Definition at line 31 of file momentOfInertia.C.

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## ◆ massPropertiesShell() [1/2]

 void massPropertiesShell ( const pointField & pts, const triFaceList & triFaces, scalar density, scalar & mass, vector & cM, tensor & J )
static

Definition at line 188 of file momentOfInertia.C.

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## ◆ massPropertiesSolid() [2/2]

 void massPropertiesSolid ( const triSurface & surf, scalar density, scalar & mass, vector & cM, tensor & J )
static

Definition at line 244 of file momentOfInertia.C.

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## ◆ massPropertiesShell() [2/2]

 void massPropertiesShell ( const triSurface & surf, scalar density, scalar & mass, vector & cM, tensor & J )
static

Definition at line 264 of file momentOfInertia.C.

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## ◆ applyParallelAxisTheorem()

 Foam::tensor applyParallelAxisTheorem ( scalar mass, const vector & cM, const tensor & J, const vector & refPt )
static

Definition at line 284 of file momentOfInertia.C.

References Foam::I.

## ◆ meshInertia() [1/2]

 Foam::tmp< Foam::tensorField > meshInertia ( const polyMesh & mesh )
static

Definition at line 302 of file momentOfInertia.C.

References forAll, primitiveMesh::nCells(), tmp< T >::ref(), and tf.

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## ◆ meshInertia() [2/2]

 Foam::tensor meshInertia ( const polyMesh & mesh, label celli )
static

Definition at line 320 of file momentOfInertia.C.

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