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Tools for ADCIRC Meshing


SMS is a commercial Windows-based graphical program for creating, editing, viewing, and running various models, including ADCIRC. It is popular with ADCIRC users due to its features and support for ADCIRC file formats. More information is available from parent company Aquaveo here and here.


Completely open source (GNU GPLv3.0) MATLAB-based software for automated triangular mesh generation. Newest version is available from https://github.com/CHLNDDEV/OceanMesh2D [1] [2]

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  1. Roberts, K.J., Pringle, W.J., Westerink, J.J., 2018. OceanMesh2D 1.0: MATLAB-based software for two-dimensional unstructured mesh generation in coastal ocean modeling. Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss. in review. doi:10.5194/gmd-2018-203
  2. Roberts, K.J., Pringle, W.J., 2018. OceanMesh2D: User guide - Precise distance-based two-dimensional automated mesh generation. doi:10.13140/RG.2.2.21840.61446/1