What is PlasmaPy?
PlasmaPy intends to be for plasma physics
is for astronomy - a collection of functionality commonly
used and shared between plasma physicists and researchers globally,
running within and leveraging the open source scientific Python ecosystem.
The goals of this project are more thoroughly described in our
and an earlier conference poster.
You can get PlasmaPy from pip via
pip install plasmapy.
We're not on Conda yet, but we're working on it!
Like most scientific Python packages, PlasmaPy probably runs best on the
PlasmaPy requires Python 3.6 and is not compatible with
We need your help, every contribution is appreciated!
Check out our contribution guide to PlasmaPy.
To learn how to use PlasmaPy, check out our
and our documentation.
Both of these resources are currently under development.