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Python Drop Shape Analyzer

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PyDSA_core: python3 package for drop shape analysis.


PyDSA_core allow to import videos and images of droplets and to get their properties, including

  • Drop edges positions
  • Contact angles
  • Contact angle hysteresis
  • Radius
  • Volume
  • Triple point positions (for SLIPS surfaces)
  • ...

A Graphical interface is also available here.

A tutorial is available here.


pyDSA_core relies on matplotlib, numpy, scipy, IMTreatment and OpenCV.


pip install pydsa_core

To update pyDSA_core, use:

pip install -U pydsa_core

Citing this software

If PyDSA_core have been usefull for you, please consider citing it:

Launay G. PyDSA: Drop shape analysis in Python, 2018-, [Online; accessed <today>].

bibtex entry:

  author =    {Gaby Launay},
  title =     {{PyDSA}: Drop shape analysis in {Python}},
  year =      {2018--},
  url = "",
  note = {[Online; accessed <today>]}

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