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Issue No. 02 - March/April (2011 vol. 13)
ISSN: 1521-9615
pp: 31-39
Lisandro Dalcin , National University of the Litoral, Santa Fe
Kurt Smith , University of Wisconsin-Madison
Craig Citro , Google
Stefan Behnel , TU Darmstadt
Dag Sverre Seljebotn , University of Oslo
Cython is a Python language extension that allows explicit type declarations and is compiled directly to C. As such, it addresses Python's large overhead for numerical loops and the difficulty of efficiently using existing C and Fortran code, which Cython can interact with natively.
Python, Cython, numerics, scientific computing
Lisandro Dalcin, Robert Bradshaw, Kurt Smith, Craig Citro, Stefan Behnel, Dag Sverre Seljebotn, "Cython: The Best of Both Worlds", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol. 13, no. , pp. 31-39, March/April 2011, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2010.118
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