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how will i get a mesh in 2d region

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ekrem yilmaz
ekrem yilmaz on 30 Dec 2019
Answered: darova on 2 Jan 2020
Hi community,
I need to create a mesh data like in this image, mesh will be cartesian mesh in rectangular part and polar mesh in circular part, how can i do it in matlab?
Any help will be appreciated, thanks.


darova on 1 Jan 2020
Did you try create circular and rectangular part in cartesian system? And then just concantenate matrices?
What have you tried?
ekrem yilmaz
ekrem yilmaz on 1 Jan 2020
Hi darova,
I tried to create a coeff. matrix but i couldn't get it since i m new to matlab
As you said, i need to concatenate rectangular grid's coeff. matrix and circular grid's coeff. matrix to get whole system's coeff. matrix so i think i can solve my problem (it is a heat conduction problem).

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darova on 2 Jan 2020
I tried to simplify the task (plain rectangle instead of ellipse(cylinder))
Here is what i got
data = load('simple.txt.');
x = data(:,1);
y = data(:,2);
z = data(:,3);
dx = diff(x);
dy = diff(y);
dL = hypot(dx,dy);
[X,Y] = meshgrid([-1 1]);
axis equal
hold on
for i = 1:length(x)-1 -4000 % too much rectangles
X1 = X/2; % rectangle width is 1
Y1 = Y*dL(i)/2; % rectangle height is dL
% rotation matrix
R = [dx(i) -dy(i); dy(i) dx(i)]/dL(i);
V = R*[Y1(:) X1(:)]';
X1 = reshape(V(1,:),[2 2])+x(i)+dx(i)/2;
Y1 = reshape(V(2,:),[2 2])+y(i)+dy(i)/2;
Z = [z(i) z(i); z(i+1) z(i+1)];
% pause(0.5)
hold off


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