GitHub Source Repository

The source repository is available via GitHub.

The current stable release is version 1.7 which can be obtained from:

Refer to NEWS for a list of the latest changes, and be sure to read the Installation section for how to compile and install it.

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Precompiled Packages for Ubuntu

Precompiled packages of Meep 1.3 are available for Ubuntu. We recommend Ubuntu as Meep and all of its dependencies can be installed using just one line:

sudo apt-get install meep h5utils

You can also install the parallel version of Meep which is based on Open MPI using:

sudo apt-get install meep-mpi-default

Newer packages for Ubuntu and Debian are currently being prepared.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

The latest stable version of Meep preinstalled on Ubuntu 16.04 can be accessed for free on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) as an Amazon Machine Image (AMI) provided by Simpetus.