Fips: An OpenGL based FITS viewer

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Fips: An OpenGL based FITS viewer

Post by Ada Coda » Wed Aug 29, 2018 1:03 pm

Fips: An OpenGL based FITS viewer

Abstract: FIPS is a cross-platform FITS viewer with a responsive user interface. Unlike other FITS viewers, FIPS uses GPU hardware via OpenGL to provide functionality such as zooming, panning and level adjustments. OpenGL 2.1 and later is supported. FIPS supports all 2D image formats except floating point formats on OpenGL 2.1. FITS image extension has basic limited support.

Credit: Kornilov, Matwey; Malanchev, Konstantin

Site: https://github.com/matwey/fips3
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2019A%26C....26...61K

Bibcode: 2018ascl.soft08006K

Preferred citation method: https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2019A%26C....26...61K

ID: ascl:1808.006
Last edited by Ada Coda on Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:50 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: Updated code entry.

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