Issue No. 03 - May/June (2007 vol. 9)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2007.62
Perry Greenfield , Space Telescope Science Institute
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
P. Greenfield, "Reaching for the Stars with Python," in Computing in Science & Engineering, vol. 9, no. , pp. 38-40, 2007.