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Phantom setup with Python and HDF5

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Phantom setup

phantom-setup: generate initial conditions for Phantom simulations

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Install via conda.

conda install phantomsetup --channel dmentipl

Install via pip.

pip install phantomsetup


To generate initial conditions for a Phantom simulation via a Python script with phantom-setup:

  1. Instantiate a phantomsetup.Setup object.
  2. Add particles, set arrays, units, equation of state, sinks, dust, and other parameters.
  3. Write a Phantom HDF5 dump file containing the particle arrays.
  4. Write a Phantom in file containing the run time parameters.
  5. Compile Phantom with the correct Makefile variables.

Then run Phantom.


The examples folder contains examples that you can run as a Python script or Jupyter notebook.

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