Debian Astro Simulation packages

Simulation packages for astronomy

This metapackage will install packages for celestial, astronomical and cosmological simulations.

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Package Version Description
geant321 3.21.14.dfsg-10 [Physics] Particle detector description and simulation tool
gyoto 1.2.0-2 General relativistic geodesic integration and ray-tracing
inhomog kinematical backreaction and average scale factor evolution
lorene 0.0.0~cvs20161116+dfsg-1 framework for numerical relativity
mocassin 2.02.73-1 MOnte CArlo SimulationS of Ionised Nebulae
mpgrafic 0.3.16-1 MPI version of N-body initial conditions grafic package
python3-yt 3.2.3-2 Framework for analyzing and visualizing simulation data (Python 3)
splash 2.8.0-1 Visualisation tool for Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics simulation
yorick-yao 5.4.0-1 New upstream version 5.10.4 available Yorick-based adaptive optics system simulator

Packaging has started and developers might try the packaging code in VCS

Package Version Description
cloudy 13.04-1 Photoionization simulations for the discriminating astrophysicist since 1978
visit 2.9.1-1 interactive parallel visualization and graphical analysis tool

No known packages available but some record of interest (WNPP bug)

Package Version Description
disperse Automatic feature identification in 2D and 3D
splotch Ray tracer to visualize SPH simulations