The Shallow Water Equations in 1D

SHALLOW_WATER_1D is a C++ program which simulates a system governed by the shallow water equations in 1D.


The computer code and data files described and made available on this web page are distributed under the GNU LGPL license.


SHALLOW_WATER_1D is available in a C version and a C++ version and a FORTRAN90 version and a MATLAB version and a Python version.

Related Data and Programs:

SHALLOW_WATER_1D_DISPLAY, a MATLAB program which can display a solution of the shallow water equations in 1D, generally as computed by the program shallow_water_1d.

SHALLOW_WATER_2D, a MATLAB program which solves the 2D shallow water equations.


  1. Cleve Moler,
    Experiments with MATLAB,

Source Code:

Examples and Tests:

The program was run with the default settings.

List of Routines:

You can go up one level to the C++ source codes.

Last revised on 11 June 2012.