deal.II Authors

deal.II is a global project. It is run by a group of principal developers. Former developers with significant contributions in the past who are no longer active, are listed under developers emeriti. A subset of the active developers are administrators and responsible for the upkeep of the technical infrastructure such as the website, discussion forums, and other pieces. Finally, a large number of contributors have provided substantial patches over the years. These groups are listed below. If necessary, you can contact the project administrators.

Principal developers

Developers emeriti

  • Ralf Hartmann, DLR, Germany
  • Toby D. Young, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

Administrators

Contributors

Many people have contributed to deal.II over the years, some of them very substantial parts of the library. Their work is greatly appreciated: no open source project can survice without a community. The following people contributed major parts of the library (in alphabetical order), with many more that have sent in fixes and small enhancements:

  • Alexe, Mihai
  • Allmaras, Moritz
  • Alrashed, Fahad
  • Anderson, Michael
  • Araujo Cabarcas, Juan Carlos
  • Arndt, Daniel
  • Arora, Rajat
  • Baker, Andrew
  • Bangerth, Wolfgang
  • Bardelloni, Mauro
  • Bentley, Alistair
  • Bonito, Andrea
  • Borelli, Marco
  • Brands, Benjamin
  • Bruna-Rosso, Claire
  • Burnell, John
  • Bzowski, Krysztof
  • Bürg, Markus
  • Carnes, Brian
  • Castanon Quiroz, Daniel
  • Cavallini, Nicola
  • Cazamias, Jordan
  • Chandrashekar, Praveen
  • Christov, Ivan
  • Chueh, Chih-Che
  • Clevenger, Conrad
  • Cox, Sam
  • Dannberg, Juliane
  • Davydov, Denis
  • Demo, Nicola
  • Do-Quang, Minh
  • Drzycimski, Kevin
  • Dugan, Kevin
  • Engelhard, Marco
  • Esser, Patrick
  • Evgrafov, Anton
  • Fehn, Niklas
  • Fraters, Menno
  • Frohne, Jörg
  • Gassmoeller, Rene
  • Gedicke, Joscha
  • Geenen, Thomas
  • Genet, Martin
  • Ghesmati, Arezou
  • Giuliani, Nicola
  • Goll, Christian
  • Gonzalez-Pintor, Sebastian
  • Grayver, Alexander
  • Grove, Ryan
  • Gruber, Felix
  • Hamed, Maien
  • Harmon, Michael
  • Heien, Eric
  • Heiniger, Christoph
  • Heister, Timo
  • Heltai, Luca
  • Herbst, Michael F.
  • IV, Adam Powell
  • Ilangovan, Dakshina
  • Janssen, Bärbel
  • Jazi, Armin Ghajar
  • Jin, Xing
  • Jodlbauer, Daniel
  • Kanschat, Guido
  • Kauffman, Justin
  • Kayser-Herold, Oliver
  • Khattatov, Eldar
  • Kim, Seungil
  • Kirk, Benjamin Shelton
  • Klewinghaus, Angela
  • Kokomov, Alex
  • Kormann, Katharina
  • Korous, Lukas
  • Kosakian, Aslan
  • Kosik, Adam
  • Kourakos, Giorgos
  • Krehel, Oleh
  • Kronbichler, Martin
  • Kuberry, Paul
  • Kumor, Dustin
  • Kynch, Ross
  • Köcher, Uwe
  • Ladutenko, Konstantin
  • Lebrun-Grandie, Damien
  • Leicht, Tobias
  • Li, Yan
  • Ljungkvist, Karl
  • Mahadevan, Vijay
  • Maier, Matthias
  • Manigrasso, Cataldo
  • Massing, Andre
  • McBride, Andrew
  • Mentler, Mathias
  • Michoski, Craig
  • Miller, Scott
  • Mola, Andrea
  • Munoz Criollo, Jose Javier
  • Müller, Helmut
  • Nauber, Stefan
  • Neckels, David
  • Nikolic, Dragan
  • Palkar, Vaibhav
  • Patty, Spencer
  • Pauletti, M. Sebastian
  • Pelteret, Jean-Paul
  • Perry-Houts, Jonathan
  • Pitt, Jonathan
  • Pitton, Giuseppe
  • Posada, Fernando
  • Prill, Florian
  • Putz, Andreas
  • Qiao, Lei
  • Qin, Ce
  • Quezada de Luna, Manuel
  • Rapson, Michael
  • Richter, Thomas
  • Rishin, Gennadiy
  • Robey, Jonathan
  • Rodriguez, Angel
  • Rose, Ian
  • Rudraraju, Shiva
  • Sabharwal, Mayank
  • Salgado-Gonzalez, Abner
  • Samii, Ali
  • Sartori, Alberto
  • Schneebeli, Anna
  • Schrage, Jan
  • Schulz, Ralf B.
  • Shapero, Daniel
  • Sheldon, Jason
  • Sonner, Florian
  • Stadler, Michael
  • Stebel, Jan
  • Steigemann, Martin
  • Sticko, Simon
  • Suttmeier, Franz-Theo
  • Talavatifard, Habib
  • Tao, Zhen
  • Tezzele, Marco
  • Thompson, Ben
  • Tian, Jihuan
  • Trophime, Christophe
  • Turcksin, Bruno
  • Virtanen, Heikki
  • Wang, Kainan
  • Wang, Yaqi
  • Wells, David
  • Wetterauer, Sven
  • Weygand, Daniel
  • White, Joshua
  • Wichrowski, Michal
  • Wülker, Christian
  • Yim, Jaeryun
  • Young, Toby D.
  • Zhao, Liang
  • Zhou, Yuhan
  • Zingan, Valentin

deal.II draws from some ideas which were first implemented in the predecessor library, DEAL, developed by Guido Kanschat, Franz-Theo Suttmeier, and Roland Becker. It has also benefitted from knowing about DiffPack, a library developed in Norway in the 1990s.