Posts tagged sunpy

Modeling Coronal Loops in 3D with sunpy.coordinates

The sunpy.coordinates module is a useful tool for expressing locations on the Sun in various coordinate systems. While most often used in the context of analyzing and manipulating observational data, we can also use this module to build three-dimensional models of loops in the corona.

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SunPy 0.9 Released

The SunPy project is very happy to announce the release of SunPy 0.9, the latest release of the SunPy core package.

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NDCube 1.0 Released

The SunPy project is very happy to announce the release of a new package “ndcube”.

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Updates to the website

The website has gone some minor updates to incorporate the latest version of Bootstrap and its build dependencies among other items. This work came from Prateek Chanda, Duygu KEŞKEK and Sourav Kumar

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SunPy 0.7

SunPy 0.7 has arrived! This release is a culmination of about 10 months of work from 27 different people. This release brings many changes, the highlights are:

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SunPy Update - March 2016

Hello all,

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SunPy Update - February 2016

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SunPy Update - January 2016

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SunPy Update - November 2015

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SunPy Update - October 2015

I wanted to keep people in the loop about what is happening in the SunPy project, so I thought I would start sending out monthy updates about things that have happened and things that are going to happen. This update might be a little longer than usual due to the fact it’s the first one, and I want to get everyone up to speed. Before I start I just wanted to introduce myself just incase any of you have had the fortune of not knowing. I am Stuart Mumford, I submitted my PhD thesis last week at the University of Sheffield. I am currently lead developer of the SunPy project (again) having taken over from Albert.

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SunPy 0.6.1 Released

Announcing the 0.6.1 “thesis submission” release of SunPy. This is a bug fix release and contains the following fixes to things that slipped past us into 0.6:

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SunPy 0.6 Released

I am very happy to tell you that the long in the works 0.6.0 release of the SunPy library has arrived. This release has been ‘in the oven’ for well over a year, and is full of rather major changes.

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SunPy 0.5.0

The SunPy project is happy to announce the release of SunPy 0.5.0. This release consists of 772 commits from 21 people including 9 new contributors, including the ability to co-align map cubes via template matching in scikit image, massive improvements to Map.rotate() including an implementation of an aiaprep calibration routine for SDO/AIA data and the ability to calculate GOES temperature and emission measure from GOES fluxes.

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Announcing SunPy 0.4

The SunPy community is pleased to announce the release of SunPy 0.4.0. This release contains many new features, some of which are contributed by people who participated in GSOC 2013. It includes the addition of a new local database for storing and searching data, it features a HEK to VSO translator and a new HELIO module in net. As well as this major work has been undertaken on the documentation and a new website developed.

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Announcing SunPy 0.3

It gives me great pleasure to announce the release of a new version of SunPy. This version has been rather too long in the making, but is here at last!

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Experiments in animating plots and saving movies in SunPy 0.3

Just over a year ago this post described a simple method for saving a movie of SunPy maps. Since then, SunPy and matplotlib have moved on, and I’d like to describe an updated method for animating SunPy maps, and saving the results as an mp4 file.

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SunPy 0.2

It has been a busy year but a lot of code later SunPy version 0.2.0 has arrived! This new version of SunPy is quite a change from the old 0.1 release, a few things have changed that make it not backwards compatible, however we feel that the changes are for the better! 14 people have helped to make this release of SunPy a big step forwards, between them they have added 1200 commits to the GitHub page.

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