LS-DYNA is installed and is available for users that have access to a departmental license

Setting up path/environment

To load LS-DYNA path please use the command:

% module load ls-dyna/971r4.2.1

Single/Double precision

There are two versions of the executable, a single and a double precsion version. For the MPI version these are:
ls-dyna-mpp-s for the single precision version and ls-dyna-mpp-d for the double precision version.

License server and example job script

The job can be submitted by using the command qsub < script name > . Below is an example job script. You will need to amend < license server > to point to your local license server, you should be able to get this information from your local IT support, and use the appropriate < ls-dyna arguments > . The example script below requests 8 cpus, 1Gb RAM/cpu for 2 hours and running from the current working directory:

#$ -l h_rt=2:0:0
#$ -l h_vmem=1G
#$ -pe ib 8
#$ -cwd
module load ls-dyna/971r4.2.1

export LSTC_LICENSE=network

mpirun ls-dyna-mpp-d 

Please note that you can omit the module load command and insert #$ -V if you have already loaded the module.