The current release is 2.4.0 (21st February 2014) (click to see downloadable files). For a brief description of new
features see the version history in the userguide. For a complete list of changes since previous versions see the change log.
The SPLASH userguide may be downloaded as a pdf, or by browsing the
There is also a paper describing the basic algorithms implemented in SPLASH, which should be cited
whenever you use SPLASH for scientific purposes (cite as Price, 2007, Publ. Astron. Soc. Aust., 24, 159-173).
SPLASH is a free and open source visualisation tool for Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH) simulations
21st Feb 2014: v2.4.0 released (full release notes here).
This is a major release to support ndspmhd v2.0:
- supports one-fluid dust visualisation
- time formatting in legend can include general functions like %(t + 1000)
- option to include sinks in opacity rendering
- C-shock exact solution
- better polytrope solution
Get it from the download page.
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Some answers to frequently asked questions (including troubleshooting related to installation problems) are given here.