ASPECT Newsletter #193

Hello everyone!

This is ASPECT newsletter #193.
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:

#5625: update parameters (implemented by tjhei)
#5624: Fix typos version to v1.19.0 (implemented by gassmoeller; reviewed by MFraters)
#5623: Use typos github action (implemented by gassmoeller)
#5622: Multicomponent entropy method - average the looked-up material properties (implemented by RanpengLi)
#5621: Improve cmake system related to world builder and compile flags output (implemented by gassmoeller; reviewed by tjhei)
#5620: Log particle advection and update (implemented by gassmoeller)
#5619: Fix compiler warnings (implemented by gassmoeller; reviewed by tjhei)
#5618: VSCode: build configurations (implemented by tjhei; reviewed by gassmoeller)
#5617: periodic GMG (implemented by tjhei; reviewed by gassmoeller)
#5616: Add explicit initialization for initialize_current_linearization_point (implemented by MFraters; reviewed by tjhei)
#5615: make entropy_reader a vector (implemented by RanpengLi; reviewed by gassmoeller)
#5614: Use deal.II CG solver instead of trilinos (implemented by gassmoeller; reviewed by MFraters)
#5609: Update ‘Peierls strain rate residual tolerance’ (implemented by danieldouglas92; reviewed by gassmoeller)
#5608: Adjust solver tolerance for a failing test (implemented by gassmoeller; reviewed by bangerth)
#5605: Update dynamic topography postprocessor documentation (implemented by gassmoeller; reviewed by bangerth)
#5603: Improve heat flux map postprocessor and dynamic topography postprocessor (implemented by gassmoeller; reviewed by gassmoeller)
#5596: Update documentation around the issue of topography in some places. (implemented by bangerth; reviewed by tjhei)
#5584: Update the World builder to version 0.6 (implemented by MFraters; reviewed by gassmoeller)
#5533: Adds an updated version of the Jupyter notebook tutorial for the onse… (implemented by ljhwang; reviewed by gassmoeller)

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

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