# finesse.element¶

The fundamental elements of a Finesse model - including parameters, symbols and operations.

## Classes¶

 Symbol Constant Defines a constant symbol that can be used in symbolic math. Operation This is a symbol to represent a mathematical operation. ParameterRef A symbolic instance of a parameter in the model. Parameter ModelElement Base for any object which can be an element of a Model.

## Enums¶

 Rebuild An enumeration.

## Functions¶

 For a given Symbol this method will return a human readable string representing the various operations it contains. model_parameter(name, default_value, …[, …])