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.

  • FINAM 0.5 released

    Around half a year after the release of FINAM 0.4.0, we are pleased to announce version 0.5.

    This release is focussed on supporting masked data and on improved grid usability.

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  • FINAM 0.4 released

    After more than three months of hard work since the last release, FINAM 0.4 comes with a full load of new features and usability improvements. This version is a real breakthrough in the development of FINAM!

    Highlights are a new scheduling algorithm, grid data types, automatic metadata and units handling, more flexible exchange during initialization, and a completely reworked documentation.

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  • 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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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.


Further information about licensing, the developers team and the changelog of FINAM.


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