Category Archives: codes

July and August additions to the ASCL

Seven codes were added to the ASCL in July 2017:

CCFpams: Atmospheric stellar parameters from cross-correlation functions
Gala: Galactic astronomy and gravitational dynamics
HRM: HII Region Models
pyaneti: Multi-planet radial velocity and transit fitting
PyMOC: Multi-Order Coverage map module for Python

SASRST: Semi-Analytic Solutions for 1-D Radiative Shock Tubes
swot: Super W Of Theta

And thirty codes were added to the ASCL in August 2017:

4DAO: DAOSPEC interface
ALCHEMIC: Advanced time-dependent chemical kinetics
ANA: Astrophysical Neutrino Anisotropy
Astroquery: Access to online data resources
ATOOLS: A command line interface to the AST library

BAGEMASS: Bayesian age and mass estimates for transiting planet host stars
CINE: Comet INfrared Excitation
ComEst: Completeness Estimator
CRISPRED: CRISP imaging spectropolarimeter data reduction pipeline
CUTEX: CUrvature Thresholding Extractor

DISORT: DIScrete Ordinate Radiative Transfer
empiriciSN: Supernova parameter generator
ExoSOFT: Exoplanet Simple Orbit Fitting Toolbox
extinction-distances: Estimating distances to dark clouds
FIEStool: Automated data reduction for FIber-fed Echelle Spectrograph (FIES)

GAMBIT: Global And Modular BSM Inference Tool
GANDALF: Gas AND Absorption Line Fitting
GMM: Gaussian Mixture Modeling
iSEDfit: Bayesian spectral energy distribution modeling of galaxies
KERTAP: Strong lensing effects of Kerr black holes

LCC: Light Curves Classifier
Naima: Derivation of non-thermal particle distributions through MCMC spectral fitting
PACSman: IDL Suite for Herschel/PACS spectrometer data
PBMC: Pre-conditioned Backward Monte Carlo code for radiative transport in planetary atmospheres
pyLCSIM: X-ray lightcurves simulator

RM-CLEAN: RM spectra cleaner
SINFONI Pipeline: Data reduction pipeline for the Very Large Telescope SINFONI spectrograph
STools: IDL Tools for Spectroscopic Analysis
TWO-POP-PY: Two-population dust evolution model
XDGMM: eXtreme Deconvolution Gaussian Mixture Modeling

June additions to the ASCL

Twelve codes were added to the ASCL in June 2017:

DaMaSCUS: Dark Matter Simulation Code for Underground Scatterings
Dark Sage: Semi-analytic model of galaxy evolution
encube: Large-scale comparative visualization and analysis of sets of multidimensional data
EXOSIMS: Exoplanet Open-Source Imaging Mission Simulator
Exotrending: Fast and easy-to-use light curve detrending software for exoplanets

GenPK: Power spectrum generator
KeplerSolver: Kepler equations solver
LMC: Logarithmantic Monte Carlo
PyPulse: PSRFITS handler
rtpipe: Searching for Fast Radio Transients in Interferometric Data

sick: Spectroscopic inference crank
the-wizz: Clustering redshift estimation code

May additions to the ASCL

Seventeen codes were added to the ASCL in May 2017:

astroABC: Approximate Bayesian Computation Sequential Monte Carlo sampler
COSMOS: Carnegie Observatories System for MultiObject Spectroscopy
DMATIS: Dark Matter ATtenuation Importance Sampling
demc2: Differential evolution Markov chain Monte Carlo parameter estimator
f3: Full Frame Fotometry for Kepler Full Frame Images

fd3: Spectral disentangling of double-lined spectroscopic binary stars
FDBinary: A tool for spectral disentangling of double-lined spectroscopic binary stars
getimages: Background derivation and image flattening method
LensPop: Galaxy-galaxy strong lensing population simulation
MBProj2: Multi-Band x-ray surface brightness PROJector 2

NPTFit: Non-Poissonian Template Fitting
PCAT: Probabilistic Cataloger
PROFILER: 1D galaxy light profile decomposition
PSOAP: Precision Spectroscopic Orbits A-Parametrically
SPTCLASS: SPecTral CLASSificator code

supernovae: Photometric classification of supernovae
WeirdestGalaxies: Outlier Detection Algorithm on Galaxy Spectra

April additions to the ASCL

Fourteen codes were added to the ASCL in April 2017:

A-Track: Detecting Moving Objects in FITS images
Difference-smoothing: Measuring time delay from light curves
Multipoles: Potential gain for binary lens estimation
Photo-z-SQL: Photometric redshift estimation framework
pwkit: Astronomical utilities in Python

PySM: Python Sky Model
Quickclump: Identify clumps within a 3D FITS datacube
Shwirl: Meaningful coloring of spectral cube data with volume rendering
STATCONT: Statistical continuum level determination method for line-rich sources
Transit: Radiative-transfer code for planetary atmospheres

UDAT: A multi-purpose data analysis tool
VaST: Variability Search Toolkit
VULCAN: Chemical Kinetics For Exoplanetary Atmospheres
XID+: Next generation XID development

March additions to the ASCL

Fifteen codes were added to the ASCL in March 2017:

Atmospheric Athena: 3D Atmospheric escape model with ionizing radiative transfer
Charm: Cosmic history agnostic reconstruction method
COCOA: Simulating Observations of Star Cluster Simulations
Corrfunc: Blazing fast correlation functions on the CPU
exorings: Exoring Transit Properties

ICICLE: Initial Conditions for Isolated CoLlisionless systEms
Larch: X-ray Analysis for Synchrotron Applications using Python
MC-SPAM: Monte-Carlo Synthetic-Photometry/Atmosphere-Model
PHOTOMETRYPIPELINE: Automated photometry pipeline
PyMVPA: MultiVariate Pattern Analysis in Python

QtClassify: IFS data emission line candidates classifier
sidm-nbody: Monte Carlo N-body Simulation for Self-Interacting Dark Matter
SNRPy: Supernova remnant evolution modeling
starsense_algorithms: Performance evaluation of various star sensors
TransitSOM: Self-Organizing Map for Kepler and K2 transits

January and February additions to the ASCL

Twelve codes were added to the ASCL in January 2017:

CosmoSlik: Cosmology sampler of likelihoods
Forecaster: Mass and radii of planets predictor
GrayStar: Web-based pedagogical stellar modeling
GrayStarServer: Stellar atmospheric modeling and spectrum synthesis
GWFrames: Manipulate gravitational waveforms

KAULAKYS: Inelastic collisions between hydrogen atoms and Rydberg atoms
kcorrect: Calculate K-corrections between observed and desired bandpasses
MSWAVEF: Momentum-Space Wavefunctions
SONG: Second Order Non-Gaussianity
Spectra: Time series power spectrum calculator

The Joker: A custom Monte Carlo sampler for binary-star and exoplanet radial velocity data
Vizic: Jupyter-based interactive visualization tool for astronomical catalogs

And twelve codes were added to the ASCL in February 2017:

Chempy: A flexible chemical evolution model for abundance fitting
corner: Corner plots
GalaxyGAN: Generative Adversarial Networks for recovery of galaxy features
GRIM: General Relativistic Implicit Magnetohydrodynamics
HOURS: Simulation and analysis software for the KM3NeT

JetCurry: Modeling 3D geometry of AGN jets from 2D images
juwvid: Julia code for time-frequency analysis
KEPLER: General purpose 1D multizone hydrodynamics code
ORBE: Orbital integrator for educational purposes
stream-stream: Stellar and dark-matter streams interactions

streamgap-pepper: Effects of peppering streams with many small impacts
Validation: Codes to compare simulation data to various observations

December 2016 additions to the ASCL

Twenty-two codes were added to the ASCL in December 2016:

AUTOSTRUCTURE: General program for calculation of atomic and ionic properties
BaTMAn: Bayesian Technique for Multi-image Analysis
CELib: Software library for simulations of chemical evolution
CRETE: Comet RadiativE Transfer and Excitation
dacapo_calibration: Photometric calibration code

Earthshine simulator: Idealized images of the Moon
flexCE: Flexible one-zone chemical evolution code
GAMER: GPU-accelerated Adaptive MEsh Refinement code
Grackle: Chemistry and radiative cooling library for astrophysical simulations
InversionKit: Linear inversions from frequency data

libprofit: Image creation from luminosity profiles
LSDCat: Line Source Detection and Cataloguing Tool
Meso-NH: Non-hydrostatic mesoscale atmospheric model
ProFit: Bayesian galaxy fitting tool
pylightcurve: Exoplanet lightcurve model

PyORBIT: Exoplanet orbital parameters and stellar activity
PyProfit: Wrapper for libprofit
Python-CPL: Python interface for the ESO Common Pipeline Library
QSFit: Quasar Spectral FITting
REPS: REscaled Power Spectra for initial conditions with massive neutrinos

Superplot: Graphical interface for plotting and analyzing data
Trident: Synthetic spectrum generator

November 2016 additions to the ASCL

Twenty-two codes were added to the ASCL in November 2016:

AIMS: Asteroseismic Inference on a Massive Scale
Carpet: Adaptive Mesh Refinement for the Cactus Framework
CMCIRSED: Far-infrared spectral energy distribution fitting for galaxies near and far
EarthShadow: Calculator for dark matter particle velocity distribution after Earth-scattering
Exo-Transmit: Radiative transfer code for calculating exoplanet transmission spectra

GalPot: Galaxy potential code
GRASP2K: Relativistic Atomic Structure Package
Icarus: Stellar binary light curve synthesis tool
Kapteyn Package: Tools for developing astronomical applications
MPDAF: MUSE Python Data Analysis Framework

OXAF: Ionizing spectra of Seyfert galaxies for photoionization modeling
phase_space_cosmo_fisher: Fisher matrix 2D contours
Pippi: Parse and plot MCMC chains
PRECESSION: Python toolbox for dynamics of spinning black-hole binaries
proEQUIB: IDL/GDL library for atomic level populations and line emissivities in statistical equilibrium

pyGMMis: Mixtures-of-Gaussians density estimation method
RHOCUBE: 3D density distributions modeling code
SlicerAstro: Astronomy (HI) extension for 3D Slicer
SNCosmo: Python library for supernova cosmology
tf_unet: Generic convolutional neural network U-Net implementation in Tensorflow

Transit Clairvoyance: Predicting multiple-planet systems for TESS
UltraNest: Pythonic Nested Sampling Development Framework and UltraNest

October 2016 additions to the ASCL

Sixteen codes were added to the ASCL in October 2016:

BurnMan: Lower mantle mineral physics toolkit
BXA: Bayesian X-ray Analysis
C3: Command-line Catalogue Crossmatch for modern astronomical surveys
CERES: Collection of Extraction Routines for Echelle Spectra

cluster-in-a-box: Statistical model of sub-millimeter emission from embedded protostellar clusters
DSDEPROJ: Direct Spectral Deprojection
Fourierdimredn: Fourier dimensionality reduction model for interferometric imaging
Freddi: Fast Rise Exponential Decay accretion Disk model Implementation

gatspy: General tools for Astronomical Time Series in Python
GSGS: In-Focus Phase Retrieval Using Non-Redundant Mask Data
MC3: Multi-core Markov-chain Monte Carlo code
MUSE-DRP: MUSE Data Reduction Pipeline

NuPyCEE: NuGrid Python Chemical Evolution Environment
Piccard: Pulsar timing data analysis package
PyMC3: Python probabilistic programming framework
velbin: radial velocity corrected for binary orbital motions