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Elmer
Component programs ElmerFront,ElmerSolver,ElmerPost,ElmerGrid  +
Documentation note User references available in PDF format fromhttp://www.csc.fi/elmer/download/index.phtml
Full description Elmer includes physical models of fluid dyElmer includes physical models of fluid dynamics, structural mechanics, electromagnetics and heat transfer. These are described by partial differential equations which Elmer solves by the Finite Element Method (FEM). Elmer comprises of several different parts: The geometry, boundary conditions and physical models are defined in ElmerFront. The resulting problem definition is solved by ElmerSolver. Finally the results are visualized by ElmerPost. Additionally a utility ElmerGrid may be used for simple mesh manipulation. The different parts of Elmer software may also be used independently. The strongest of the components is ElmerSolver which includes many sophisticated features. For pre- and postprosessing the users may find also other alternatives. The software runs on unix and windows platforms and can be compiled on a large variety of compilers. The solver can also be used in parallel mode on platforms that support MPI.<\p>e on platforms that support MPI.<\p>
Homepage URL http://www.csc.fi/elmer/index.phtml  +
Interface x-window-system  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords science  + , physics  + , visualization  + , transfer  + , mechanics  + , fluid  + , dynamics  + , computational  + , structural  + , electromagnetic  + , heat  +
Last review by Tony Wieczorek +
Last review date 20 September 2005  +
License GPLv2 +
License verified by Tony Wieczorek  +
License verified date 20 September 2005  +
Name Elmer  +
Real name Antti Pursula  + , Juha Ruokolainen  + , Mikko Lyly  +
Resource URL mailto:elmerdiscussion@postit.csc.fi  + , mailto:elmerupdates@postit.csc.fi  +
Resource audience Support  + , Help  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 1,548  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 07:53:57  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Role Maintainer  +
Science physics  + , scientific-visualization  +
Short description Elmer is a computational tool for multi-physics problems.  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use science  +
User level none  +
Version comment 4.0 stable released on 2005-04-22
Version date 22 April 2005  +
Version download ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/sci/physics/elmer  +
Version identifier 4.0  +
Version status stable  +
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