30 Oct 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Wolfgang Bangerth, Juliane Dannberg, Menno Fraters, Rene Gassmoeller, Anne Glerum, Timo Heister, Robert Myhill, John Naliboff
A finite element parallel code to simulate problems in thermal convection in both 2D and 3D models.ASPECT is a code to simulate problems in thermal convection. Its primary focus is on the simulation of processes in the earth's mantle, but its design is more general than...
22 Oct 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Louise Moresi (primary-developer), Walter Landry (primary-developer), Luke Hodkinson (primary-developer), Susan Kientz
Gale is a 2D/3D code for the long-term tectonics community. The code solves problems related to orogenesis, rifting, and subduction. About the cover: A 3D simulation of a mid-ocean ridge courtesy of Garrett Ito.
22 Oct 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Seam Willett (primary-developer), Chris Fuller (primary-developer)
2D ALE (Arbitrary Lagrangian Eulerian) code donated to CIG by Sean Willett and Chris Fuller of the University of Washington. The code originated at Dalhousie University in Canada.
22 Oct 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Eunseo Choi (primary-developer)
Updated Lagrangian explicit finite difference code for modeling a finitely deforming elasto-visco-plastic solid in 3D. In SNAC, nodal velocities satisfying a weak-form of the momentum balance are obtained as the nodal solution. SNAC shares a mathematical foundation, and thus major...
Jun 10 2018
2018 CIG Mantle Convection and Lithosphere Dynamics Workshop
This workshop is the second joint meeting with the Canadian Geophysical Union (CGU) intended to bring together researchers who study the dynamics of the Earth’s mantle and lithosphere through...
Aug 26 2017
2017 15th International Workshop on Modeling of Mantle and Lithosphere Dynamics
Welcome to the XV International Workshop on Numerical Modelling of Mantle and Lithosphere Dynamics! The workshop was initiated in 1987 in Neustadt an der Weinstrasse, Germany, and has been followed...
Sep 24 2016
2016 525. Introduction to Numerical Modeling of Lithospheric Deformation in Matlab.
The GSA short course, Introduction to Modeling of Lithosphere Deformation in Matlab, is a one day course designed to introduce geoscientists with a range of specialties to the concepts of numerical...
Aug 30 2015
2015 14th Int'l Mantle and Lithospheric Dynamics
Welcome to the XIV International Workshop on Modeling of Mantle and Lithosphere Dynamics. This workshop series was initiated in 1987 in Neustadt an der Weinstrasse, Germany, and has been followed...
Oct 08 2011
2011 GALE/Underworld Tutorial at GSA
GALE/Underworld Tutorial at GSAThere will be a Gale/Underworld tutorial to be held at the GSA 2011 Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN, on Saturday, October 8th, 2011. Instructors will be Walter...
May 17 2011
2011 PyLith and GALE Tutorials at Earthscope
CIG will be sponsoring two pre-meeting workshops on May 17th as part of the Earthscope National Meeting in Austin, TX.These two pre-meeting workshops will focus on training in the use of two...
Jul 25 2010
2010 GLADE Workshop
GLADE Workshop: From grains to global tectonicsGLADE (Geodynamics of the Lithosphere and Deep Earth) will serve as a nesting ground for the U.S. Geodynamics community, and seeks to unify the...
Aug 04 2009
2009 Gale Developer Meeting
Two-day training session and discussion on future direction of Gale.
Jul 09 2008
2008 Workshop for Advancing Numerical Modeling of Mantle Convection and Lithospheric Dynamics
Building on the success of the 2005 Boulder workshop on Mantle Convection, this workshop, held July 9-11, 2008, at UC Davis (Davis, CA), aimed to be broader in scope by bringing together both the...