GRUMMP 0.7 License Agreement
The Software included in the GRUMMP 0.7 distribution is not in the
public domain. It is Copyright 1997-2001 by The University of British
Columbia and The University of Chicago. As of 2001, copyright was
transfered to the principle author, Carl Ollivier-Gooch. However,
GRUMMP is available for license, without fee, for educational and
non-profit research purposes. Contact information for the developer:
Dept of Mechanical Engineering
The University of British Columbia
2324 Main Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
- Definitions. The “Software” refers to all parts
of the GRUMMP 0.7 distribution, in source code, object code, or executable
code form. The “Library” refers to linkable object-code
libraries created from the source code. The “Executables”
refers to the included programs for 2D/3D mesh generation (tri,
tetra), for 2D/3D mesh quality assessment and improvement
(meshopt2d, meshopt3d), 2D/3D mesh coarsening (coarsen3d,coarsen3d),
2D/3D surface insertion into a mesh (surfins2d, surfins3d)
and 2D/3D scattered data interpolation (scat2d, scat3d).
A “work using the Library” means a work that links to
the Library but does not include any of the source code of the Library
(except header files) or modify the Library in any way. A “work
based on the Software” means a work containing all or a portion
of the source code, either verbatim or with modifications, or any
other derivative of the Software under copyright law. Each licensee
is addressed as “you” or “Licensee”.
- Copyright holders. The Software is copyrighted, and copyright
is owned by Carl Ollivier-Gooch (the “Copyright Owner”).
The Copyright Owner reserves all rights except those expressly granted
to the Licensee herein and U.S. Government license rights.
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