COMSOL Multiphysics provides a range of simulation, finite element analysis and solver functionality. More information on the package is available here:

The latest version installed on the HPC clusters at Leeds is version 5.1.

Accessing the software

To make COMSOL available in your environment, enter the command:

Example script

This script will allocate 8 cores ( np=8 ) with 4 cores per node ( ppn=4 ) and thus 8GB per process (64GB in total and 2 full nodes).

In the script above:

Change <email> to your username. For example, if your username is matzz :

Change <port@server> to the license server details obtained from your Faculty IT support. For example is you are given 1322@server :