SDAMPING

Subcase Information Entry Used to apply modal damping as a function of natural frequency in modal solutions.

Format

SDAMPING(type) = option

Definitions

Argument Options Description
type <STRUCTURE, FLUID> The referenced Bulk Data Entry is applied to:
STRUCTURE (Default)
Structural portion of the model.
FLUID
Fluid portion of the model.
option <SID>

No default

SID
Identification number of a TABDMP1 or TABDMP2 Bulk Data Entry.

• Set the damping value (field ${g}_{i}$ ) in the TABDMP1 or TABDMP2 Bulk Data Entry equal to half of the value of PARAM,G (that is set the constant value to $C/{C}_{0}$ ).