By Haodong Du1, Su Tian1, Fei Tao1, Wenbin Yu1

1. Purdue University



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iVABS, meaning integrated VABS environment, is  pre-packaged PreVABS + VABS + GEBT + gmsh + dakota to facilitate design and optimization of composite airfoils, blades, or general beam cross-sections.

Installer and a portable package are provided. For installer, everything will be set with the installer. We recommend installing in a non-elevated path; otherwise Administration permission will be needed. For portable package, you can extract it anywhere and run env.cmd inside the package to set environment variables or manually set environment variables according to that. 

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  • Haodong Du; Su Tian; Fei Tao; Wenbin Yu (2020), "iVABS," https://cdmhub.org/resources/1921.

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