Projects / Astroconst


Astroconst makes header files in C, Fortran, Perl, IDL, Java, and Gnuplot defining a plethora of astrophysical constants useful for scientific programming. The header files are generated from a single modifiable data file.

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Recent releases

  •  11 Jun 2002 17:12

    Release Notes: 13 new solar, lunar, and electromagnetics constants were added. This is also an MKS version of astrocalc, and POSIX functions are available. RPMs are also available.

    •  20 Dec 2000 14:21

      Release Notes: This release fixes a value of Thompson cross-section, improves precision of parsec, and adds CMB temperature, classical electron radius, Bohr radius, and Wien displacement law constant.

      •  26 Sep 2000 22:17

        Release Notes: Support for Gnuplot.

        •  20 Mar 2000 01:17

          Release Notes: Initial freshmeat announcement.


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