JWST Data Analysis Software Packages
See also: JWST Post-Pipeline Data Analysis
Words in bold are GUI menus/
panels or data software packages;
bold italics are buttons in GUI
tools or package parameters.
These packages have their own installation instructions, but most can be installed with standard pip commands. Table 1 provides links to further information about the tools.
Table 1. Software tools information
A community python library for astronomy
A Python library to explore relationships within and among related datasets
A toolkit designed for building viewers for scientific image data in Python
Tools for detecting and performing photometry of astronomical sources
|specutils||Tools for performing spectroscopic analysis of astronomical sources||GitHub||ReadTheDocs|
|specreduce||A toolkit designed to reduce and calibrate spectroscopic data.||GitHub|
Convenience tools for working with astronomical images
Tool for simple image examination, and plotting, with similar functionality to IRAF's imexamine
An interactive analysis tool designed to be integrated into a Jupyter notebook science workflow.
Included Imviz, Specviz, Cubeviz, and Mosviz:
Advanced Scientific Data Format is a next generation interchange format for scientific data
Generalized World Coordinate System tools for dealing with image and spectral geometries
Synthetic photometry toolkit for building model spectra and estimating count-rates