From SNIC Documentation
Jump to: navigation, search

The Exciting-code is a full-potential all-electron density-functional-theory (DFT) package based on the linearized augmented plane-wave (LAPW) method.


KappaNSCthroughput cluster resource of 26 TFLOPS
MatterNSCcluster resource of 37 TFLOPS dedicated to materials science
TriolithNSCCapability cluster with 338 TFLOPS peak and 1:2 Infiniband fat-tree

Tips and tricks

The Exciting-code uses XML input and output. For compiling the code check compatibility at http://exciting-code.org/supported-platforms .


License: Free.


These experts have registered specific competence on this subject:

  FieldAE FTEGeneral activities
Weine Olovsson (NSC)NSCComputational materials science90Application support, installation and help


  • Main web page. The official website, here all information about Exciting-code can be found.
  • Input reference. Explains the parameters in the input file.
  • Forums. Discussion forums, here you can ask questions about the code.