Platform information & Release terms

1. Platform and compiler information:

TALYS has been tested for the following operating systems and compilers:

  • Fujitsu Fortran90/95 compiler v1.0 on Linux Red Hat 9
  • Fujitsu Fortran90/95 compiler v6.2 on Linux Red Hat 10
  • gnu g77 Fortran77 compiler on all Linux systems
  • g95 Fortran95 compiler on all Linux systems

2. Release terms: 

TALYS-1.2 is copylefted free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, see

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the GNU General Public License for more details.

In addition to the GNU GPL terms we have a few requests:

  • Please inform (one of) the authors when you distribute TALYS further. We like to keep track of the users.
  • When TALYS is used for your reports, publications, etc., please make a proper reference to the code. For TALYS-1.2 this is:  A.J. Koning, S. Hilaire and M.C. Duijvestijn, ``TALYS-1.0", Proceedings of the International Conference on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology - ND2007, April 22-27, 2007, Nice, France,  eds. O. Bersillon, F. Gunsing, E. Bauge, R. Jacqmin and S. Leray, EDP Sciences, 2008, p. 211-214.
  • Inform us about, or send, extensions you have built into TALYS. Of course, proper credit will be given to the authors of such extensions in future versions of the code.
  • Send us a copy/preprint of reports and publications in which TALYS is used.