Issue No.03 - May/June (2007 vol.9)
Perry Greenfield , Space Telescope Science Institute
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2007.62
The author describes how Python has helped scientists calibrate and analyze data from the Hubble Space Telescope, first as a means of scripting legacy applications, and, more recently, as a way of developing new applications in Python itself.
Python, computer languages, astronomy, space
Perry Greenfield, "Reaching for the Stars with Python", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.9, no. 3, pp. 38-40, May/June 2007, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2007.62