VECMAtk M9 Release

VECMAtk M9 Release

This is the month 9 release of the VECMA toolkit. The release consists of three components:

Details of both component releases, including features added for this version of the toolkit, can be found below:

FabSim3 v0.9

New Features

  • Support for containerization (with FabSim3 deployable as a Docker Image) (#71)
  • FabSim3 singularity container : How to use (#90)
  • Added automated installation script for QCG-Client (/backends/qcg)
  • Added support for job submission and monitoring using QCG Broker.
  • Added FabUQCampaign plugin, which runs the UQ (uncertainty quantification) samples from an EasyVVUQ campaign via the campaign2ensemble subroutine of FabSim3 , submiting the UQ samples as ensemble jobs to remote machines.


  • Updated machines variable documentation (#79)
  • Enabled integration with QCG Broker, e.g. by typing fab qcg dummy:dummy_test (#75)
  • Added documentation how to create a FabSim3 plugin (#85)
  • Revised run_ensemble output layout, so that it is grouped into a parent directory, and can be trivially converted for further processing using EasyVVUQ. (#87)
  • Updated FabDummy, FabMD and FabFlee examples.
  • Various minor tweaks to documentation and examples. (e.g., improved documentation of default variables (#80)

EasyVVUQ v0.2

Incremental development release, aligned with the M9 release of the VECMA Toolkit.

Added to the basic architecture in place for creating UQ workflows since last release:

  • Chaospy integration
  • Polynomial chaos expansion example
  • Initial implementation of stochastic collocation