FINAM is not a model#


FINAM is an open-source component-based model coupling framework for environmental models. It aims at enabling bi-directional online couplings of models for different compartments like geo-, hydro-, pedo- and biosphere.


Extensive User Guide to get in touch with FINAM.

Well-documented API

The API is designed to be as intuitive as possible and is thoroughly documented.

Example Gallery

See our gallery of examples that use FINAM.



News from the FINAM Blog. See also the Changelog.

  • Time interpolation and integration

    With version v0.4.0, FINAM comes with a set of new time interpolation and integration adapters. In addition to the existing linear interpolation adapter, step-wise interpolation with a flexible step position is now available. Integration over the target component’s time step supports averaging as well as sum integration (Area under Curve).


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  • Documentation update & redesign

    In preparation of the FINAM 0.4 release, the complete documentation was reworked. Of course, the docs are up to date with the code now, but there is more: Everything is in one place, structure and layout were improved, and the FINAM Book and the API reference are heavily cross-referenced.

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Information about using, configuring and exploring FINAM. If you still have questions, check our Discussions page to get help.

API References#

Information about the API of FINAM.


Announcements, cookbook recipes and user experience with FINAM.