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Getting Started

zCFD is a computational fluid dynamics (CFD) solver designed to make highly effective use of modern computer architectures. The code will run on unstructured meshes from a variety of sources, and will export data in many common formats.


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If you are running Linux/Unix zCFD is provided as a stand-alone tarball containing all the packages required to get started.

Linux / Unix

Once the zCFD tarball has downloaded simply untar it and install the license file provided over email

$ tar -zxvf zCFD-icc-sse-impi-2020.04.108-Linux-64bit.tar.gz
$ cp zcfd.lic /path/to/zCFD/lic/.

Once zCFD has been installed the zCFD environment needs to be activated:

$ source /path/to/zCFD/bin/activate


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