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A detailed description of the installation process is given in the file

`Installation instructions.pdf`

First steps: Check out the handbook, videos and the

`FALCON_examples`

folder inside the
`FALCON.zip`

If you find a bug, please help us solve it by contacting us (

Literature:

- P. Gidak, K. Fresl:
*Programming the force density method*. Proceedings of the 2012 IASS Symposium: From Spatial Structures to Space Structures, Seoul, South Korea, 2012. - K. Fresl, P. Gidak, R. Vrančić:
*Generalized minimal nets in form finding of prestressed cable nets*. Građevinar, 65(2013)8:707–720. - E. Šamec, K. Fresl, M. Baniček:
*Increasing efficiency of iterative application of the force density method*. Građevinar, 69(2017)12:1075–1084. - E. Šamec, K. Fresl, P. Gidak:
*An extended linear procedure for constrained form finding*. Proceedings of the 2019 IASS Symposium: Form and Force, Barcelona, Spain, 2019. - E. Šamec, P. Gidak, K. Fresl:
*Iterated Ritz and conjugate gradient methods as solvers in constrained form-finding: A comparison*. Heliyon, 7(5)2021.

If used in your work or research please acknowledge the authors lack of sleep :o)

` ````
@misc{falcon,
title = {{FALCON}: {F}orm-finding {A}lgorithm for {L}inear {C}onstrained {O}ptimisation of {N}etworks.},
author = {Elizabeta \v{S}amec and Kre\v{s}imir Fresl},
note = {http://www.grad.hr/nastava/gs/falcon/falcon-eng.html},
year = {2021}
}
```

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There is no warranty for the program, to the extent permitted by applicable law. Except when otherwise stated in writing the copyright holders and/or other parties provide the program “as is” without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The entire risk as to the quality and performance of the program is with you. Should the program prove defective, you assume the cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction.