SIMUNE team has compiled static binaries for the SIESTA code (versions 4.0, 4.1 and psml-support) for various operating systems: LUNIX (Ubuntu v18.04, v20.04, Debian10), MacOS (Catalina 10.15.7 and lower), and Windows 10.

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Windows 10
Windows 10
Ubuntu 18.04
Ubuntu 18.04
Ubuntu 20.04
Ubuntu 20.04
Debian 10
Debian 10

SIESTA Max 1.2 with psml support

Ubuntu 18.04

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Run SIESTA executable

How to run SIESTA on Unix system
SIESTA-binary < siesta.fdf > siesta.out
On Linux and MacOS operating system you might need to run the command:
chmod +x SIESTA-binary
to allow executable permissions.

How to run SIESTA executable on Windows 10
SIESTA executable on Windows.pdf

SIESTA 4.0 SIESTA 4.1 SIESTA Max 1.2 with psml support
Serial Parallel Serial Parallel Serial Parallel
Windows Free 250 € Free 250 € Coming soon
MacOS Free 150 € Free 150 €
Ubuntu 18.04-20.04 Free 100 € Free 150 € Free (Ubuntu 18.04) 300 €
Debian 10 Free 100 € Free 150 € Coming soon 300 €

Please contact our support team if you are interested in a custom compilation of the SIESTA binary for a cluster or large HPC facility.


Docker is a technology that allows to run SIESTA on Linux, Mac and Windows. WIth SIESTA-Docker users can start using SIESTA on a personal or desktop computer without the need to install and compile the SIESTA source code and the required libraries. Contact us to know more about it.

SIESTA v4.0 was released in 2016 under the terms of the GPL open-source license. Since then, various branches and official version of SIESTA have been produced, including version 4.1, and psml-version. Please find a guide to different versions of SIESTA at the wiki-project:

SIESTA source code used for compiling the binaries: