ASPECT Newsletter #85

Hello everyone!

       This is ASPECT newsletter #85.

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:

#3194: Add the VoF paper to the list of references in the manual. (proposed by bangerth)
#3192: Simplify some logic (proposed by gassmoeller)
#3191: Compressible computations with GMG (proposed by tcclevenger; merged)
#3190: update parameters (proposed by tjhei; merged)
#3189: change my affiliation (proposed by tjhei; merged)
#3188: Make sure we get a reasonable exception when using volume of fluid in 3d (proposed by bangerth; merged)
#3187: fix a few clang-tidy suggestions (proposed by tjhei; merged)
#3185: Minor cleanups while looking at something VoF related. (proposed by bangerth; merged)
#3175: Fix floating point exception caused by accessing timestep prematurely (proposed by gassmoeller; merged)

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

#3193 Update of a publication on the website (opened)

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