Physics and Astronomy

General Physics

  • abinit Available versions: ~*5.3.4 ~5.4.4 {debug mpi test} Homepage: http://www.abinit.org/ Description: Find total energy, charge density and electronic structure using density functional theory

  • bullet Available versions: ~2.73-r1 ~2.74 ~2.75 {doc examples threads} Homepage: http://www.bulletphysics.com/ Description: Continuous Collision Detection and Physics Library

  • camfr Available versions: ~20070717-r1 Homepage: http://camfr.sourceforge.net/ Description: Full vectorial Maxwell solver based on eigenmode expansion

  • clhep Available versions: (2) 2.0.4.2 ~2.0.4.3 {exceptions} Homepage: http://www.cern.ch/clhep Description: High Energy Physics C++ library

  • geant Available versions: (3) 3.21.14-r2 (4) 4.9.2-r2 ~4.9.2_p02 {aida athena data dawn debug examples gdml geant3 global minimal motif opengl openinventor qt4 raytracerx static vrml zlib} Homepage: http://geant4.cern.ch/ Description: Toolkit for simulation of passage of particles through matter

  • jaxodraw Available versions: ~2.0.0 {doc elibc_FreeBSD latex source} Homepage: http://jaxodraw.sourceforge.net/ Description: Java program for drawing Feynman diagrams

  • lhapdf Available versions: ~5.7.1 ~5.8.0 {cxx data doc examples python test} Homepage: http://projects.hepforge.org/lhapdf/ Description: Les Houches Parton Density Function unified library

  • meep Available versions: 0.20.3 ~0.20.4 ~1.0.3 ~1.1.1 {bindist examples guile hdf5 mpi} Homepage: http://ab-initio.mit.edu/meep/ Description: Simulation software to model electromagnetic systems

  • pythia Available versions: (6) 6.4.19 ~6.4.20 ~6.4.21 (8) 8.1.08-r1 ~8.1.25 {debug doc examples hepmc} Homepage: http://home.thep.lu.se/~torbjorn/Pythia.html Description: Lund Monte Carlo high-energy physics event generator

  • root Available versions: 5.22.00-r2 ~5.22.00-r3 [M]~5.24.00 {afs cern cint7 clarens debug doc emacs examples fftw geant4 kerberos ldap math mysql odbc openmp oracle postgres pythia6 pythia8 python qt4 reflex ruby ssl xinetd xml xrootd} Homepage: http://root.cern.ch/ Description: C++ data analysis framework and interpreter from CERN

  • xfoil Available versions: 6.97 {debug doc examples} Homepage: http://raphael.mit.edu/xfoil/ Description: Design and analysis of subsonic isolated airfoils

High Energy Physics

  • CompHEP Automatic computations in High Energy Physics
  • Octopus Real-space, real-time implementation of TDDFT
  • ROOT Solves the data analysis challenges of high-energy physics

Astronomy

  • KStars - Desktop planetarium for KDE
  • Skychart - Prepare different sky maps for a particular observation

  • celestia Available versions: 1.5.1 ~1.6.0 {cairo debug gnome gtk lua nls pch theora threads unicode} Homepage: http://www.shatters.net/celestia/ Description: OpenGL? 3D space simulator

  • orsa Available versions: *0.6.1 ~0.7.0 {cln fftw ginac gsl mpi opengl qt3 static threads xinerama} Homepage: http://orsa.sourceforge.net/ Description: Celestial orbit reconstruction, simulation and analysis

  • scamp Available versions: ~1.5.5 ~1.6.2 {doc plplot threads} Homepage: http://astromatic.iap.fr/software/scamp Description: Computes astrometric and photometric solutions for astronomical images

  • skycat Available versions: ~3.0.2 ~3.0.2-r1 ~3.0.2-r2 {threads} Homepage: http://archive.eso.org/skycat Description: ESO astronomical image visualizer with catalog access.

  • stellarium Available versions: 0.10.2!t {nls} Homepage: http://www.stellarium.org/ Description: Stellarium renders 3D photo-realistic skies in real time.

-- RobAllan - 08 Dec 2009

Topic revision: r1 - 08 Dec 2009 - 10:31:17 - RobAllan
 
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