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Background Info

Delauney Triangulation Sum of the smallest angles of triangles are maximized such that thin triangles are avoided. Mesh conformity Most FEM packages require adjacent elements to share a whole edge or face.This can get tricky when you are moving from coarse fine grids. This is easier to do with triangular elements compared to quadrilaterals. Below: non-conforming mesh on the right

Below: Transitioning from coarse to fine