We are pleased to announce the release of ASPECT 0.2. ASPECT is the Advanced Solver for Problems in Earth ConvecTion. It uses modern numerical methods such as adaptive mesh refinement, multigrid, and a modular software design to provide a fast, flexible and extensible mantle convection solver. ASPECT is available from:
This release adds a significant number of new features, including:
In addition, the manual has been significantly expanded, with many new cookbooks, and we have fixed a number of bugs. A list of changes is available here:
Wolfgang Bangerth, Timo Heister, and many other contributors.