# rhombicDodecahedronHex

Below is a demonstration of the features of the `rhombicDodecahedronHex` function

## Contents

```
clear; close all; clc;
```

## Syntax

`[E,V]=rhombicDodecahedronHex(r);`

## Description

This function generates a rhombic dodecahedron domain which is subdevided into hexahedral elements. The input is the bounding sphere radius, the outputs are the hexahedral element array and the vertices.

## Examples

Plot settings

```
fontSize=15;
faceAlpha1=0.5;
edgeColor='k';
lineWidth1=3;
markerSize=55;
```

## Creating a patch model of a rhombic dodecahedron

```
r=sqrt(2)/2; %Radii, results in a width of 1
[E,V]=rhombicDodecahedronHex(r);
C=(1:1:size(E,1))';
[F,CF]=element2patch(E,C);
```

Plotting results

cFigure; title('A hexahedral mesh of a rhombic dodecahedron','FontSize',fontSize); hold on; gpatch(F,V,CF,'k',faceAlpha1,lineWidth1); plotV(V,'k.','MarkerSize',markerSize); axisGeom(gca,fontSize); view(-10,25); camlight('headlight'); colormap gjet; icolorbar; drawnow;

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