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A python package for gravitational-wave astrophysics

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GWpy is a collaboration-driven Python package providing tools for studying data from ground-based gravitational-wave detectors.

GWpy provides a user-friendly, intuitive interface to the common time-domain and frequency-domain data produced by the LIGO and Virgo observatories and their analyses, with easy-to-follow tutorials at each step.

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To install, you can do:

conda install -c conda-forge gwpy


python -m pip install gwpy

You can test your installation, and its version by

python -c "import gwpy; print(gwpy.__version__)"


GWpy is released under the GNU General Public License v3.0 or later, see here for a description of this license, or see the LICENSE file for the full text.

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