ANUGA (pronounced "AHnooGAH") is open-source software for the simulation of the shallow water equation, in particular it can be used to model tsunamis and floods.
ANUGA is a python 3 package with some C and Cython extensions (and an optional fortran extension).
ANUGA is developed at Geoscience Australia, Mathematical Sciences Institute at the Australian National University and volunteers.
Althought ANUGA was created in a collaboration by Geoscience Australia and Mathematical Sciences Institute at the Australian National University, it is now developed and maintained by a community of volunteers.
Copyright Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia) and Australian National University 2004-Now
The Python 3.x version is the default and available in the main branches of both repositories.
If you rely on the deprecated Python 2.7 version, it is available in branches named anuga_py2.
The python 3 version of ANUGA will continue to be developed and the most up-to-date versions will be available from the anuga-community repository.
Installing anuga from the conda-forge channel can be achieved by adding conda-forge to your channels with:
conda config --add channels conda-forge conda config --set channel_priority strict
Once the conda-forge channel has been enabled, anuga can be installed with conda:
conda install anuga
For more detailed installation instructions, see https://anuga.readthedocs.io/en/latest/installation.html
ANUGA documentation is available via read the docs at
Also you can obtain help via the old user_manual
Also helpful information is available online at
A collection of online jupyter notebooks which can run under google's colab environment can be found at:
You can subscribe to our mailing via:
and send questions using the address
- http://anuga.anu.edu.au: Collection of information, talks and papers about ANUGA.
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ANUGA_Hydro: The Wikipedia site for ANUGA.
- https://github.com/anuga-community/anuga_core: The active GitHub repository for ANUGA.
- https://github.com/GeoscienceAustralia/anuga_core: Mirror GitHub repository for ANUGA.
- https://github.com/anuga-community/anuga-viewer: Viewer for animating the ANUGA sww output files.
The latest development version of ANUGA's sources are is available at:
They can be downloaded as a zip file or using the Git client as follows
git clone https://github.com/anuga-community/anuga_core #(for read only) git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:anuga-community/anuga_core.git #(to contribute)
For the latter option see e.g. https://help.github.com/articles/adding-a-new-ssh-key-to-your-github-account/ for instructions on how to authenticate using ssh keys.
To search for bugs or report them, please use the ANUGA's Bug Tracker at:
If you would like to take part in ANUGA development, take a look at CONTRIBUTING.rst.
See the file LICENSE.txt for information on the history of this software, terms & conditions for usage, and a DISCLAIMER OF ALL WARRANTIES.
At the Australian National University: Stephen Roberts Lead Developer <email@example.com>
At Geoscience Australia: Gareth Davies Developer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
ANUGA Community: Ole Nielsen Architect and Developer <email@example.com>