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Object Oriented Microwave Engineering

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scikit-rf (aka skrf) is an Open Source, BSD-licensed package for RF/Microwave engineering implemented in the Python programming language. It provides a modern, object-oriented library which is both flexible and scalable.


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If you have installed Python, you can install scikit-rf from pip via

python -m pip install scikit-rf

If you have installed conda, then you can also get scikit-rf from

conda install -c conda-forge scikit-rf 

scikit-rf includes standalone gui applications which can be installed and used like this

# Install the additional dependencies for the gui applications
python -m pip install scikit-rf[plot,qtapps,visa]
# Run the apps
data-grabber # Run the data-grabber application
multiline-trl # Run the multiline-trl application

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scikit-rf is permissively licensed under a 3-clause BSD license.

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