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A package to compute transmission spectra and retrieve atmospheric parameters from transmission spectra

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PLanetary Atmospheric Transmission for Observer Noobs (PLATON)

NEW (October 1): Version 2 is out, with a huge number of changes! Make sure to
check out the release notes, and upgrade.

PLATON is a fast and easy to use forward modelling and retrieval tool for exoplanet atmospheres. It was written by Michael Zhang and Yayaati Chachan, and is based on ExoTransmit by Eliza Kempton.

We welcome any feedback. Please send any comments, suggestions, or bug reports to Michael Zhang: zmzhang "at"

To find installation instructions and quickstart examples, read the documentation at:

Now, these points of data
make a beautiful line
And we're out of beta
We're releasing on time!

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