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If you find HOOMD-blue useful in your research, please cite it. See the citation page for instructions.

Docker/Singularity images

Download the glotzerlab/software images to get HOOMD-blue along with many other tools commonly used in simulation and analysis workflows. See full usage information and cluster specific instructions in the glotzerlab/software documentation.

Anaconda packages

HOOMD-blue is available on conda-forge. To install, first download and install miniconda. Then add the conda-forge channel and install hoomd:

$ conda config --add channels conda-forge
$ conda install hoomd


Use git to clone from HOOMD-blue's git repository, or download the source from this website.

See the user manual for system requirements and build instructions.

See the change log for details on each release.