GeoDict 2022 User Guide

Overview of User Guide handbooks


Cite the User Guide handbooks as follows:

[Module name] handbook, in GeoDict 2022 User Guide from Math2Market GmbH, Germany,

For example: GrainGeo handbook, in GeoDict 2022 User Guide from Math2Market GmbH, Germany,

User Guide handbooks for release:

GeoDict Base

GeoDict 2022 Base Reference
File size: 4 MB

Explore GeoDict's GUI and its functionality to start using GeoDict.

How to download, install, and license GeoDict2022: node-locked or floating licenses, Windows or Linux, clusters ...

GadGeo and the GAD format
File size: 5 MB

Create, edit, and manipulate microstructure models in GAD format (GeoDict Analytic Data) with GadGeo. Export and import the GAD file format to other popular formats.

File size: 3 MB

Analyze, plot, and post-process GeoDict result data with the customized GeoDexcel.

File size: 705 KB

Interface to MATLAB® through GeoLab to modify, analyze, and use files in GeoDict formats.

File size: 989 KB

Learn to use ImportGeo-Base to import and handle GeoDict file formats (GDT, GAD, leS, g32) for property analysis and prediction.

File size: 1 MB

With LayerGeo, add, attach, and subtract structure models from imported 3D-image data (from microCT, CT, FIB/SEM...) or generated material models to form complex combinations of media for many applications.

File size: 4 MB

Process (crop, mirror, repeat, embed), dilate, cleanse, reassign materials, erode, rescale, compress, permute axes, add binder, invert, create an empty domain, mark connected components, and flood-fill pores of 3D-material models with ProcessGeo.

GeoDict modules handbooks

Material analysis

File size: 5 MB

Use FiberFind to separate fiber and binder and identify fibers in nonwoven using Artificial Intelligence. Analyze fiber diameter, orientation, curvature and curliness and use these estimations to reproduce nonwoven using FiberGeo.

File size: 5 MB

Identify single grains and binder in granular structures and quantify the grain size and their distribution with GrainFind.

File size: 6 MB

Analyze solid material properties in porous media with MatDict: solid volume fraction, grammage, connected components, 1D and 2D statistics, object orientation, percolation paths, object overlap, skeletonization, and more.

File size: 3 MB

Quantitative analysis with PoroDict: Pore Size Distribution by porosimetry and granulometry, identify pores (distribution, shape), percolation paths, estimate surface area, Minkowski parameters, three-phase contact line length, Open and Closed porosity, Chord Length Distribution, Bubble Point, geodesic Tortuosity and Euclidean Distance Transform.

Modeling & Design

File size: 12 MB

Generate a wide range of realistic models of nonwoven materials, fibrous porous media, and fiber-reinforced composite materials with FiberGeo.

File size: 2 MB

Model regular (Kelvin structures) and random open-cell and closed-cell foams for many applications with FoamGeo.

File size: 14 MB

Create and pile grains of many shapes, create dense sphere packings and pilings, simulate sintering and crystallization, and ceramic materials, add binder and more with GrainGeo.

File size: 7 MB

Generate lattices of spheres, cylinders, and perforated foils in 2D and 3D, and use predefined scripts to create gyroids, metamaterials, honeycombs, and rectangular or triangular monoliths for catalysts and sooth filtration (DPF, GPF) with GridGeo.

File size: 3 MB

Use MeshGeo to create surface triangulations (meshes) from analytic objects and voxel objects of material model data and save them in STL, WRL, and OBJ formats. Smooth and coarsen the meshes for export to other software tools.

File size: 8 MB

Model paper with natural or synthetic fibers and simulate the addition of binder and filler with PaperGeo.

File size: 2 MB

Generate multilayer filter media pleats for pleated filters with, or without, netted or woven support meshes with PleatGeo.

File size: 4 MB

Generate wire and plastic meshes, and technical textiles as plain, twill, and satin weaves and create your own woven media (free-weave) with WeaveGeo.

Simulation & Prediction

File size: 1 MB

Use AcoustoDict to compute media-dependent input parameters for acoustic models, predict frequency-dependent acoustic absorption, construct multilayered acoustic materials, and find a match to pre-defined acoustic properties in the data base.

File size: 3 MB

Simulate mass transport by fluid streams by advective and diffusional particle movements. Calculate particle trajectories, the Breakthrough Curve, Travel Displacement, and the time-dependent particle concentration and use AddiDict for the simulation of catalytic converters.

File size: 4 MB

Use BatteryDict to optimize the behavior of batteries by modeling the structure of batteries (anode, cathode, separator, carbon black & binder, electrolyte) and simulating battery charging and discharging.

File size: 2 MB

ConductoDict is used to obtain the effective thermal or electrical conductivity of materials by entering the thermal or electrical conductivity of the constituent materials.

File size: 3 MB

Calculate tortuosity factor(k), tortuosity (T), effective diffusivity and Characteristic Length, Mean Free Path, Knudsen number of materials and simulate a diffusion experiment with DiffuDict.

File size: 8 MB

Simulate and predict effective mechanic properties and large deformations of digital materials with ElastoDict.

File size: 5 MB

Simulate and visualize filtration processes in filter media, filter elements, complete filters (with housing), and cross-flow filtration. Compute filter efficiency and lifetime (Single-Pass and Multi-Pass tests) in filter media with FilterDict.

File size: 2 MB

Simulate and predict air flow, fluid flow, hydraulic properties, pressure drop, viscous resistivity, and permeability with FlowDict

File size: 3 MB

Compute pressure-saturation curves and saturation-dependent (relative) permeability, gas diffusivity, and thermal and electrical conductivity (resistivity index) in porous media with SatuDict.

GeoDict® - General features & functionality

Increase productivity by automating repetitive processes, parameter studies, and simulation tasks in GeoDict through scripting in GeoPython.

How to create and edit videos from the visualized simulation results, also with user-friendly video presets for quickly and impressive short spots

File size: 921 KB

Use ExportGeo-Fluent to export voxelized and analytical material model data as computational setups for heat and flow computations with Fluent.

ExportGeo Abaqus
File size: 645 KB

Use Export Geo-Abaqus to export voxelized and analytical material model data as computational setups for elasticity computations with Abaqus.

ExportGeo-CAD / MeshGeo
File size: 3 MB

Use ExportGeo-CAD to export voxelized and analytical material 3D data to surface triangulations and CAD formats and the extended MeshGeo functionality to smooth and coarsen meshes during creation, or repairing and voxelizing meshes, before saving them.

GeoApps in GeoDict
File size: 2 MB

Enhance productivity and ease-of-use with the provided pre-scripted GeoApps and with your own proprietary saved Apps that run directly from the menu bar of the GeoDict GUI.

File size: 2 MB

Train Neural Networks for the identification of materials with GeoDict-AI.

High Performance Computing
File size: 724 KB

Set up cluster and cloud computing for large GeoDict simulations and remotely run GeoDict simulations on a Linux computer from a Windows computer.

File size: 991 KB

Learn to use ImportGeo-CAD to import surface triangulation files into GeoDict and convert them into 3D-models for property analysis and prediction.

File size: 7 MB

Learn to use ImportGeo to load and segment CT and FIB/SEM scans of materials into GeoDict, and to process and convert these imported 3D-images into 3D-models for property analysis and prediction.

GeoDict Material Database
File size: 2 MB

The GeoDict material database links materials to their physical properties for the analysis and prediction of effective properties. Edit, expand, and build your own material database with proprietary material information.

Learn the possibilities of the Result Viewer of the *.gdr result file to extract all the information from simulations and learn to easily compare and combine data from multiple simulations. Learn to show data to specifications in histogram plots and automatically create custom videos.

Learn the essential settings for the visualization of images of structures and result fields of properties obtained through simulations with GeoDict.