Custom Modeling Project

FOSSEE, IIT Bombay, invites chemical engineering students, faculty and practitioners to the custom modeling project using DWSIM.  We want you to create custom models/unit-operations which are not available in DWSIM through the following steps and get honoraria and certificates:

  1. Download DWSIM by clicking on this link.
  2. If you face any difficulty in downloading or installing DWSIM, follow the step by step procedure given here.
  3. Learn to use DWSIM using the Spoken Tutorials.
  4. Take any custom model/unit-operation which is not available in DWSIM and create it using Scilab or Python.
  5. Spoken tutorials are available on how to create a custom model using Scilab or Python:
    1. For Spoken Tutorial on Custom Unit Operation using Scilab, click here.
    2. For Spoken Tutorial on Custom Unit Operation using Python, click here.
  6. Custom Model ideas are also available in the Custom Modeling Project Ideas.
  7. A few sample custom models are available at Completed Custom Models.
  8. At present DWSIM has unit-operations/models for Unit-Operations in this list only.
  9. Please email contact[hyphen]dwsim[at]fossee[dot]in for further help and to send completed custom models.
  10. Our team will then help you with other formalities, such as registering on our web page, documenting your custom model, uploading it, etc.