ebltable

Python code to read in and interpolate tables for absorption of high energy gamma rays with additional helper functions


Keywords
extragalactic, backgroun, light, Fermi, IACT, EBL, gamma-ray, absorption, opacity, LIV, Lorentz, invariance, violation
License
BSD-3-Clause
Install
pip install ebltable==0.2

Documentation

ebltable

Python packages to read in and interpolate tables for the photon density of the Extragalactic Background Light (EBL) and the resulting opacity for high energy gamma rays.

Prerequisites

Python 2.7 or 3.5 or higher and the following packages:
  • numpy
  • scipy
  • astropy

Installation

You can use pip to install the package:

pip install ebltable

Example scripts and notebooks are provided on the github page in the example/ and notebooks/ folder, https://github.com/me-manu/ebltable

License

ebltable is distributed under the modified BSD License.