ASPECT Newsletter #158

Hello everyone!

This is ASPECT newsletter #158.
It automatically reports recently merged features and discussions about the ASPECT mantle convection code.

Below you find a list of recently proposed or merged features:

#4953: update parameters (implemented by tjhei)
#4950: Include the hydrothermal circulation process in Visco_plastic section (implemented by sibiaoliu)
#4948: Add a new strain healing mechanism used for fracture (or fault) deactivation (implemented by sibiaoliu)
#4947: Adds 2 more citations (implemented by ljhwang)
#4946: Minor edits to the manual. (implemented by bangerth; reviewed by tjhei)
#4941: Simplify plastic additional outputs (implemented by anne-glerum; reviewed by bobmyhill)

And this is a list of recently opened or closed discussions:

#4952 json to markdown for parameters demangling in 9.4 (opened)
#4951 Include the hydrothermal circulation process in visco_plastic section (opened)
#4949 Solve for temperature diffusion only. (opened)
#4905 tests/gmg_mesh_deform fails with deal.II master (closed)

A list of all major changes since the last release can be found at this website.

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Additional information can be found at our official website, and CIG’s ASPECT website.