Welcome to PICLas
The PICLas code is licensed under the GNU General Public License v3.0. The licence can be found in LICENCE.md and the list of contributors in CONTRIBUTORS.md. Among other things, PICLas is a scientific project and if you use PICLas for publications or presentations in science, please support the project by citing our publications given in REFERENCE.md.
Documentation and Installation
The documentation of PICLas can be found in the User Guide, where the installation procedure is described in Chapter 2. Pre-compiled executables (that only require pre-installed MPI for parallel execution) for Linux can directly be downloaded as AppImage containers from the PICLas release tag assets.
An overview of the regression tests used for continuous integration is given in REGGIE.md.
PICLas uses several external libraries as well as auxiliary functions from open source projects, including:
I need help or further information:
For bug fixes, code development and application questions, feel free to open an issue. Otherwise, you can reach us through the following channels:
- Simulation service & training