NEURON Documentation


NEURON is a simulator for models of neurons and networks of neuron. See for installers, source code, documentation, tutorials, announcements of courses and conferences, and a discussion forum.

Installing NEURON

NEURON provides binary installers for Linux, Mac and Windows platforms. You can find the latest installers for Mac and Windows here. For Linux and Mac you can install the official Python 3 wheel with:

pip3 install neuron

If you want to build the latest version from source, we support CMake as build system. Autotools build system has been removed after 8.0 release. See detailed installation instructions: docs/install/



Refer to docs/

Contributing to NEURON development

Refer to NEURON contribution guidelines