Coarsen a 2D Mesh

Coarsen 2D components to the given element size.

  1. From the Elements ribbon, click the Coarsen > 2D tool.

    Figure 1.
  2. Click Components on the Target selector on the guide bar.
  3. Select components.
  4. Optional: Click Anchors on the guide bar and select anchor nodes.
  5. Optional: On the guide bar, click to define coarsen options.
  6. Click Coarsen on the guide bar.
    The mesh is coarsened.