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2017: SNIM: Stochastic Network Interaction Model, a C++11 class to model food webs and competitive interactions. Available at

2016: Web based application for teaching predator-prey dynamics in marine ecosystems Source code available at

2015: Clusters. A program to determine patches in multispecies communities. Language C++. Available at

2013: Neutral. Multiespecific neutral/hierachical stochastic spatial model. Language C++. Available at

2012: p-model. Multiplicative multinomial model for the generation of 2D spatial distributions with a known multifractal spectrum. Language C++. Available at

2010: Mfsba. Estimation of Multifractal spectrum using standard box algorithm. It estimates the generalized dimensions and the spectrum of singularities for 2D lattice data.
Language C++. Available at

2010: SpatialAnalysis. Several programs for spatial analysis in ecology. Language c++. Available at