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Finite element solver, which includes developments related to glaciological problems


Managed linux workstations up to and including 18.04 bionic via the elmer environment module.

Instructions for users: 

Run module load elmer to load the current version of the elmer module on workstations for which it is available. This will set ELMER_HOME and put the elmer binaries (e.g. ElmerGrid, ElmerSolver) on your PATH.

Licence Details: 

Elmer software is licensed under GPL except for the ElmerSolver library which is licensed under LGPL license.

Admin notes: 

See /usr/local/shared/elmer/README and /usr/local/shared/elmer/MergedElmerInstall . The latter is a lightly-modified version of the example build script at

System status 

System monitoring page

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