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GizmoAnalysis: read and analyze Gizmo simulations

Postby Ada Coda » Sat Jun 08, 2019 4:55 am

GizmoAnalysis: read and analyze Gizmo simulations

Abstract: GizmoAnalysis reads and analyzes N-body simulations run with the Gizmo code (ascl:1410.003). Written in Python 3, we developed it primarily to analyze FIRE simulations, though it is useable with any Gizmo snapshot files. It offers the following functionality: reads snapshot files and converts particle data to physical units; provides a flexible dictionary class to store particle data and compute derived quantities on the fly; plots images and properties of particles; generates region files for input to MUSIC (ascl:1311.011) to generate cosmological zoom-in initial conditions; computes rates of supernovae and stellar winds, including their nucleosynthetic yields, as used in FIRE simulations. Includes a Jupyter notebook tutorial.

Credit: Wetzel, Andrew; Garrison-Kimmel, Shea

Last edited by Ada Coda on Sat Jun 29, 2019 9:55 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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