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OpenFOAM-preCICE adapter

Build with OpenFOAM v2306 Changelog GNU GPL license

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See the adapter documentation and related tutorials.

Please report any issues here and give us feedback through one of our community channels.

This project is actively maintained on precice/openfoam-adapter. Current maintainers: @MakisH and @DavidSCN.


We welcome contributions! Have a look at open good first issues and where we need help.

Check the file for a few tips and guidelines.


Whenever using or referring to this adapter in academic publications, please cite it [1]. See the option "Cite this repository" in the "About" section, as well as the preCICE literature guide and the adapter overview page for more information.


[1] Chourdakis, G., Schneider, D., & Uekermann, B. (2023). OpenFOAM-preCICE: Coupling OpenFOAM with External Solvers for Multi-Physics Simulations. OpenFOAM® Journal, 3, 1–25. DOI: 10.51560/ofj.v3.88


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