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Issue with curvature based mesh

Question asked by Thomas Roberts on Mar 14, 2014
Latest reply on Mar 18, 2014 by Jared Conway

Hi.  Often when I use the curvature based mesh option, I get the error "Element 1 thickness is smaller than tolerance (1.E-30)".  Sometimes creating a courser mesh will solve the issue, but I'd rather not have to do that.  Also, in areas where I need to create local refinements for a successful mesh, a courser mesh is not an option.  What is the source of this error and how do I get around it?  I'm using SW 2011 SP05. 


Any help is appreciated!