Tenua-the kinetics simulator for Java
New—Tenua 2.1, with automatic curve fitting!
This is the home page for Tenua, a chemical kinetics simulation program, based on KINSIM by Barshop, Wrenn and Frieden.
It allows you to write out chemical reactions and calculate the concentrations of all the species over time. It can also compare the simulation to real data and automatically calculate the correct rate constants and other parameters to fit the data.
The program is a
Java .jar (Java archive) file.
Just click the link and select Open to run it or Save to save it as a
It requires Java 1.4 or higher, which comes with Mac OS X and can be downloaded from
Oracle for Windows and Linux.
Scroll down until you see the "Download JRE" link.
- The manual is online and available from within the program.
- The source code is available under the Sun Public License.
- The source code documentation (JavaDoc) can be useful for manipulating the program in a script (Downloadable form).
The mechanism editor
The graphical output
The data output
The variable initialization window