OpenPixi - Open Particle-in-Cell (PIC) simulator.

2D Version (Java)


3D Version (JavaScript)


OpenPixi is an open Particle-In-Cell (PIC) simulator. It simulates the motion of a large number of charged particles in an electro-magnetic background.

OpenPixi is being developed in Java and JavaScript, with an educational aspect in mind. As such, it is possible to interact with the plasma in a live Java applet or in a web browser.

Source code

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License.

The source code is available at


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