About Radio Astro Tools

The Radio Astro Tools Project is an effort to develop a community-driven and curated suite of radio astronomy specific tools in python. The radio astronomy focus is particularly on non-CCD astronomy, including techniques for handling data from interferometric and single-dish telescopes and heterodyne and bolometer instrumentation.

Acknowledging or Citing Radio-Astro-Tools

Please cite the individual tools using whatever methods are suggested in their repositories.

The Team

The project was initiated as part of an ALMA development project led by Adam Leroy and involving Adam Ginsburg, Erik Rosolowsky, Tom Robitaille, Chris Beaumont, Sam Skillman, John ZuHone, Crystal Brogan, and Todd Hunter


Most tools hosted at radio-astro-tools are licensed under a three-clause BSD license.