OpenFOAM

Introduction

OpenFOAM is the free, open source CFD software released and developed primarily by OpenCFD Ltd since 2004. It has a large user base across most areas of engineering and science, from both commercial and academic organisations. OpenFOAM has an extensive range of features to solve anything from complex fluid flows involving chemical reactions, turbulence and heat transfer, to acoustics, solid mechanics and electromagnetics.

Web Page

Official Web Site

Versions

2.4.0

Flavours

04

Architecture

x86_64

Group
module load site-local
Build Details

Compiled with:

Uses standards ThirdParty components, apart from CGAL 4.9 and boost 1.62.0 which are not otherwise present in the source tree. 32 bit integer indexing.

METIS was not used, and some alternative decomposition methords may not be available.

Usage
module load openfoam/2.4.0/04 
source $FOAM_BASH 
Example Job Scripts

None yet.

Status

Untested.

4.1

Flavours

07

Architecture

x86_64

Group
module load site-local
Build Details

Compiled with:

Uses standards ThirdParty components, apart from CGAL 4.9 and boost 1.62.0 which are not otherwise present in the source tree. 32 bit integer indexing.

METIS was not used, and some alternative decomposition methords may not be available.

Usage
module load openfoam/4.1/07
source $FOAM_BASH 
Example Job Scripts

None yet.

Status
  • Runs self-tests.
  • Runs a simpleFoam 2 node test from Birmingham.

5.0

Flavours

04

Architecture

x86_64

Group
module load site-local
Build Details

Compiled with:

Uses standards ThirdParty components, apart from CGAL 4.9 and boost 1.62.0 which are not otherwise present in the source tree. 32 bit integer indexing.

METIS was not used, and some alternative decomposition methords may not be available.

Usage
module load openfoam/5.0/04
source $FOAM_BASH 
Example Job Scripts

None yet.

Status

Untested.

1612

Flavours

05

Architecture

x86_64

Group
module load site-local
Build Details

Compiled with:

Uses standards ThirdParty components, apart from CGAL 4.9 and boost 1.62.0 which are not otherwise present in the source tree. 32 bit integer indexing.

METIS was not used, and some alternative decomposition methords may not be available.

Usage
module load openfoam/1612/05
source $FOAM_BASH 
Example Job Scripts

None yet.

Status

Untested.

1706

Flavours

08

Architecture

x86_64

Group
module load site-local
Build Details

Compiled with:

Uses standards ThirdParty components, apart from CGAL 4.9 and boost 1.62.0 which are not otherwise present in the source tree. 32 bit integer indexing.

METIS was not used, and some alternative decomposition methords may not be available.

Usage
 module load openfoam/1706/08
source $FOAM_BASH 
Example Job Scripts

None yet.

Status

Untested.

1712

Flavours

04

Architecture

x86_64

Group
module load site-local
Build Details

Compiled with:

Uses standards ThirdParty components. 32 bit integer indexing.

Usage
module load openfoam/1712/04
source $FOAM_BASH 
Example Job Scripts

None yet.

Status
  • Runs self-tests.
  • Runs a simpleFoam 2 node test from Birmingham.
  • Runs a pimpleFoam example from Warwick over 10 nodes.