This command is used to construct a standard four-node tetrahedron element objec with one-point Gauss integration.

element('FourNodeTetrahedron', eleTag, *eleNodes, matTag, <b1, b2, b3>)

eleTag (int)

unique element object tag

eleNodes (list (int))

a list of four element nodes

matTag (int)

tag of nDMaterial

b1 b2 b3 (float)

body forces in global x,y,z directions

See also