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PyClaw is a Python-based interface to the algorithms of Clawpack and SharpClaw. It also contains the PetClaw package, which adds parallelism through PETSc.
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Latest commit 40e1f82 May 10, 2016 @ketch ketch Merge pull request #538 from ketch/bugfix_petsc_plotting
Enable plotting from PETSc output files with serial Solution object.

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Quick start:

git clone
cd clawpack
pip install -e .
cd clawpack/pyclaw/examples/euler_2d
python iplot=1


Pyclaw is a Python-based solver for hyperbolic PDEs that includes the algorithms of Clawpack and SharpClaw.
It has been designed with easy extensibility, performance, and exploration in mind. PyClaw also includes a scalable parallel implementation of Clawpack using PETSc.

You can get the latest development version of PyClaw from

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