A discretization module providing an implementation of mathematical abstractions to solve PDEs on parallel computers including local grid adaptivity, dynamic load balancing, and higher order discretization schemes
DUNE-FEM is a Distributed and Unified Numerics Environment module which defines interfaces for implementing discretization methods like Finite Element Methods (FEM) and Finite Volume Methods (FV) and Discontinuous Galerkin Methods (DG).
dune-fem can be installed using the Package Index of Python (pip).
pip install dune-fem
See https://dune-project.org/doc/installation-pip/ for a more detailed description.
For a full explanation of the DUNE installation process please read the installation notes.
When using the main branch observe the build status to make sure you get a working version.
DUNE-FEM requires a recent C++ compiler (e.g. g++ or clang), cmake, pkg-config (see DUNE installation for details) and depends on the following DUNE modules:
The following DUNE modules are suggested:
The following software is optional:
The DUNE-FEM library, headers and test programs are free open-source software, licensed under version 2 or later of the GNU General Public License.
See the file LICENSE for full copying permissions.
A detailed description of DUNE-FEM can be found in
A. Dedner, R. Klöfkorn, M. Nolte, and M. Ohlberger. A Generic Interface for Parallel and Adaptive Scientific Computing: Abstraction Principles and the DUNE-FEM Module. Computing, 90(3-4):165--196, 2010. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00607-010-0110-3
A. Dedner, R. Klöfkorn, and M. Nolte. Python Bindings for the DUNE-FEM module. Zenodoo, 2020 http://dx.doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3706994
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