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The OpenQBMM live distribution provides rapid access to OpenQBMM, without requiring to build the per-requisites of the code, and, eventually, without installing a Linux distribution. It is ideal for learning about OpenQBMM, and for training purposes. Several formats are available, as illustrated in the dedicated page. The images are created with SUSE Studio, and are […]

OpenQBMM live distribution



Windows 10 (Anniversary update or following) users can now run OpenFOAM and OpenQBMM. The steps to follow are simple: Install WSL as explained here: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/commandline/wsl/about Start Ubuntu for Windows Add the repository for OpenFOAM provided by the OpenFOAM foundation sudo add-apt-repository http://dl.openfoam.org/ubuntu sudo sh -c “wget -O – http://dl.openfoam.org/gpg.key | apt-key add -“ Refresh the […]

Run OpenQBMM on Windows 10


OpenQBMM 2.0.0 is now available! A list of the major changes follows. A general framework for the solution of evolution equations involving a distribution function was implemented (univariatePDFTransportModel). Turbulent mixing models: a new solver, mixingTransportFoam, is provided to solve turbulent mixing models using velocity fields obtained from RANS flows solvers. The following mixing models are […]

OpenQBMM 2.0.0






I am pleased to announce the first stable release of OpenQBMM, which includes the following features: Implementation of the Extended Quadrature Method of Moments for lognormal and gamma kernel density functions. Implementation of univariate population balance solver with kernels for aggregation, breakup and growth, diffusion. pbeFoam – Population balance solver for zero-dimensional problems, mostly used […]

OpenQBMM 1.0.0 released!



We are pleased to announce that we now have a discussion board where questions concerning the project can be asked, and feedback can be provided. We also created an IRC channel for more direct interaction. You can find more details on our support page. Our legal page was updated to add links to policies of […]

Forums and IRC chatroom






We will release our code on GitHub, where our username is OpenQBMM. You can find our repository at https://github.com/OpenQBMM. The repository URL can be easily accessed from any page of our website by clicking on the icon of the octocat in the menu bar and at the bottom of each page of our website. If […]

Our GitHub repository


Today is the official starting date of the OpenQBMM project! News, development updates and code release announcements will be posted on this blog and on our twitter account.Our twitter user name is @OpenQBMM. You can easily access to it by clicking on the small twitter icon in the menu bar or at the bottom of […]

The OpenQBMM project starts!