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PySME - Spectroscopy Made Easier

Wehrhahn, Ansgar

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  "publisher": "Zenodo", 
  "DOI": "10.5281/zenodo.4537913", 
  "language": "eng", 
  "title": "PySME - Spectroscopy Made Easier", 
  "issued": {
    "date-parts": [
  "abstract": "<p>Over 20 years ago Valenti &amp; Piskuonov developed the stellar spectral synthesis library Spectroscopy Made Easy (SME) to simplify stellar spectral analysis, and it has been used in hundreds of works since.</p>\n\n<p>PySME is a new Python frontend to the same library, developed with the same goal in mind: Making spectroscopy easier for everyone.</p>\n\n<p>PySME creates accurate, high-resolution synthetic spectra, based on a range of stellar parameters, a linelist and a model atmosphere. It can also be used the other way around. Give PySME an observation and it will determine the best fit stellar parameters for that spectrum.</p>\n\n<p>This is also useful for Exoplanet research. It is important to understand the host star, to properly understand the workings of the orbiting planet.</p>", 
  "author": [
      "family": "Wehrhahn, Ansgar"
  "id": "4537913", 
  "note": "An interactive version of this poster is available at", 
  "event-place": "virtually anywhere", 
  "type": "graphic", 
  "event": "The 20.5th Cambridge Workshop on Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun (CS20.5)"
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