Astronomy resources on the Internet

  • Astronomical software on Linux
  • AIPS++ - Astronomical Information Processing System
  • Aspec- Interactive line fitti ng package for IRAF
  • CFITSIO - FITS interface library (C)
  • DS9- FITS image display
  • FFTW - Fast Fourier Transform library
  • FitsTcl - Tcl interface to cfitsio library
  • FIT SUTIL - FITS file utilities for IRAF
  • FTOOLS - FITS data analysis so ftware
  • GSC - STSCI Gu ide Star Catalog - compressed version
  • GIPSY -Groningen image processing syste m
  • GSL - GNU Scientific library
  • IRAF - Image Reduction and Analysis Facilty< /li>
  • PROS - X-ray astrono my data reduction for IRAF
  • stsdas - Space telescope science d ata analysis system
  • tables - Table manipulation package for IRA F
  • Linux Astronomy HOWTO
  • LightPipes - Optical sim ulation package
  • Midas - Munich Image Data Analysis S ystem
  • Miriad -Radio astronomy data reduction package
  • NEMO - N-body simulation package
  • PGPERL - Perl i nterface to PGPLOT
  • PGPLOT - Multiplatform Graphics pac kage
  • R - A language for Statist ical Data Analysis
  • SAOimage - Image display
  • Sextractor - Astronomical catalog generator
  • Skycat - Sky Catalog too l, image and catalog browser
  • Scientific Applications of Linux - Physics and Astronomy
  • Starlab - Simulation of the evol ution of dense stellar systems
  • TIPSY - N-body s imulation visualisation package
  • WIP - Image/Graphics display and manipulati on
  • Xephem -  ; Lite, a taster of the full version available from here
  • XITE - X based Image pr ocessing tools and environment