This command is used to construct a ShellDKGT element object, which is a triangular shell element based on the theory of generalized conforming element.

element('ShellDKGT', eleTag, *eleNodes, secTag)
eleTag (int) unique element object tag
eleNodes (list (int)) a list of three element nodes in clockwise or counter-clockwise order
secTag (int) tag associated with previously-defined SectionForceDeformation object. currently can be a 'PlateFiberSection', a 'ElasticMembranePlateSection' and a 'LayeredShell' section

See also