PetraSim Workshop

Join RockWare for a one day workshop covering the PetraSim interface for the TOUGH suite of simulators.

When:  Sunday, Sept. 17th from 8 AM – 5 PM

Price: USD $350  (Includes meals, non-refundable)

Where: The Hotel Shattuck. 2086 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704 *

Instructors:  Alison Alcott (RockWare, Inc.) and Brian McPherson (University of Utah)

*This is a hands-on classroom workshop. It is NOT available online.

The PetraSim workshop will review the basics of TOUGH and will cover the creation of TOUGH2, TOUGH3 and TOUGHREACT simulations.  Examples of lecture/exercise topics include:

  • PetraSim Conceptual Models
  • Mesh Generation
  • Material Properties
  • Initial and Boundary Conditions
  • Result Visualization
  • Basic TOUGHREACT model input

The registration price includes full breakfast, sandwich/salad lunch, hot and cold beverages served all day and two snack breaks!

This workshop will be held in conjunction with the TOUGH Symposium and Short Courses, which will be held in Berkeley between September 11th and September 22nd.  If you plan on attending the TOUGH or TOUGHREACT Short Courses held by LBL, this would be a great follow-up, as we’ll show you how to apply what you’ve learned in the PetraSim Interface!

You can find more information about the Symposium and LBL Short Courses here:

PetraSim Workshop Registration

Attendees are required to bring their own laptop.

If you are interested in joining us at the PetraSim Workshop, please email us at with the following information:

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Subj: PetraSim Workshop




Learn more about PetraSim on our webpage by clicking HERE.