OpenFLUID is a software environnement
for modelling and simulation
of complex landscape systems

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The OpenFLUID project is developed by

Laboratory of Interactions
Soil - Agrosystem - Hydrosytem (LISAH)
Montpellier, France.


Joint unit INRA - IRD - Montpellier SupAgro

Latest news  


  • April 10th, 2014 : New OpenFLUID 2.0.0 beta version
    The new OpenFLUID 2.0.0 beta15 version is available for downloads.
    Among other things, this version includes a graphical extension for spatial data import from files or from a WFS connection to a remote GIS. You may also consult the changelog of OpenFLUID 2.0.0.

  • March 26th, 2014 : Kickoff of the ALMIRA project
    OpenFLUID is involved in the ALMIRA project -Adapting Landscape Mosaics of medIteranean Rainfed Agrosystems for a sustainable management of crop production, water and soil resources, 2014 to 2018- which gathers scientists from BRGM, ENFI, IAV, INAT, INRA, INRA Morocco, INRGREF, IRD, IRMC, Montpellier SupAgro, and also the SIRS company.
    OpenFLUID will be used as the software modelling platform for an integrated hydrology-erosion-crop production model taking into account evolutions of landscapes mosaics on the 2020-2060 period at watershed scale.

  • March 20th 2014 : Presentation at Math-Info Days 2014
    The OpenFLUID presentation at Math-Info days of INRA, organised by the MIA scientific department from March 17h to March 20th 2014, is available online in french (also avalable in a version without animation).

  • February 28th, 2014 : Training course materials
    The course materials of the OpenFLUID training session which took place in Montpellier from February 25th to February 27th are available online in the Community section (the documents are in french).

  • January 17th, 2014 : OpenFLUID 2.0.0 beta is available!
    After months of development, OpenFLUID 2.0.0 beta is now available for download. This version is functional and stable for modelling works, and is the recommended OpenFLUID version. You can also discover screenshots of the redesigned graphical user interface.

  • January 16th, 2014 : OpenFLUID training session
    The next OpenFLUID training session (in french) will take place in Montpellier from February 25th to 27th. Download the presentation sheet for more informations and registration.

  • January 9th, 2014 : Hapy new year, happy new site :-)
    As 2014 begins, and with the next releasing of OpenFLUID 2.0, the OpenFLUID web site has been redesigned and proposes clearer content.

  • November 22th, 2013 : New OpenFLUID 2.0 preview screenshots
    New preview screenshots of OpenFLUID 2.0 currently under development are available on community. New features : online informations on OpenFLUID-Builder welcome screen, completely redesigned management of spatial domain , and many other things.

  • November 21th, 2013 : Training course materials
    The course materials of the latest OpenFLUID training session which took place from November 13th to November 15th are available online in the community part (in french).

  • October 10th, 2013 : Screenshots OpenFLUID 2.0 preview
    Screenshots of OpenFLUID 2.0 currently under development are available on community. You will see the new features of OpenFLUID-Builder, notably the new design of the interface including the graphical view of models, the construction of simulation monitoring, and other new features. This 2.0 release will be available soon!

  • August 28th, 2013 : About OpenFLUID 2.0
    OpenFLUID 2.0.0 will be the next version of OpenFLUID, with many new features and improvements to go further in spatial modelling of landscape functionning. This version should be available in early 2014.
    For more information, you can consult the OpenFLUID 2.0.0 release notes.

  • June 14th, 2013 : Training course materials
    The course materials of the latest OpenFLUID training session (June 11th to 14th) are available online in the community part.


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