These are utility functions that are used by the top-level MetaWards package to run a model. The functions are heavily inspired by the C functions from the original program.
The functions divide into four main types, the key functions of which are described below;
- Setting up the network
- Performing a model run
- Extracting data from each iteration
- Performing multiple model runs in parallel
All of the above functions (and the many others in metawards.utils) are described in more detail here;