Ground equilibrium

Test cases

Four versions of the test are presented:

Problem description

We assume a two-dimensional piece of ground (linear elastic soil saturated with water) and consider two cases: The static equilibrium state under gravity load, and the temporal evolution under some additional indentation from the top. The corresponding boundary conditions are either coded directly in the prj-file or provided by using the Python interface. See this PDF for the detailed description.

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