DAVE is a work in progress (wip).

The roadmap below indicates which features are available and which are planned.

FeatureStatusComments
Axis systems and general coordinatescomplete
Weight and inertiacomplete
Pois and sheavescomplete
CablescompleteNo mass, can run over sheaves
Linear Beamswork-in-progresstorsion model to be further investigated
Shape based buoyancycompleteBased on .obj files, .stl to be added
Connectors 2d, 6d and hydrostaticcomplete
Jointscompletevia degrees of freedom in general coordinate system
Forcecompleteglobal forces only
Compound nodesnot started
Analytic catenarynot started
Contact modelcompleteContact mesh and contact-balls – compatible with anysim fenderball
Static equilibrium solvingcomplete
Construction GUIcomplete
Explore GUIworksMulti-parameter optimizations to be added
Stability GUIcomplete
Framework GUInot startedFor constructing frames using beam elements
Rigging GUIin progressshackles and slings and an easy way to connect them
Ballasting GUIworkssome minor fine-tuning needed
Automatic ballastingworksto be optimized further, see issue #4
GUI Mode shapeswipworks but not validated
Frequency domain responseready for testingwork in progress.
Damping not implemented
Combination of RAO and full wave spectrumnot startedvia MaFreDo
Jupyter supportoperationalinteractive 3d visualization need to be improved.
Support for renders to be added
Export to BlenderworksWorks, including animations
Import from Capytaineworks via MaFreDo