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   Stellar equation of states
   EOS with ionization
   EOS for supernovae
   Chemical potentials
   Stellar atmospheres

   Voigt Function
   Jeans escape
   Polytropic stars
   Cold white dwarfs
   Hotter white dwarfs

   Cold neutron stars
   Stellar opacities
   Neutrino energy loss rates
   Ephemeris routines
   Fermi-Dirac functions

   Galactic chemical evolution
   Coating an ellipsoid
   Universal two-body problem

   Nuclear reaction networks
   Nuclear statistical equilibrium
   Laminar deflagrations
   CJ detonations
   ZND detonations

   Fitting to conic sections
   Unusual linear algebra
   Derivatives on uneven grids
   Pentadiagonal solver
   Quadratics, Cubics, Quartics

   Supernova light curves
   Exact Riemann solutions
   1D PPM hydrodynamics
   Verification problems
   Plane - cube Intersection

   Phyllotaxis
   The pendulum
   Circular and elliptical 3 body

   MESA
   MESA-Web
   FLASH

   Zingale's software
   Brown's dStar
   GR1D code
   Iliadis' STARLIB database
   Herwig's NuGRID
   Meyer's NetNuc
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Some software instruments, some more sophisticated than others:

Stellar equation of states
Equation of state with ionization
EOS for core collapse supernovae
Electron chemical potentials
Simple stellar atmospheres

Voigt Function
Jeans thermal escape
Polytropic stars
Cold white dwarfs
Hotter white dwarfs

Cold neutron stars
Stellar opacities
Neutrino energy loss rates
Ephemeris routines
Fermi-Dirac functions

Galactic chemical evolution
Coating an ellipsoid
Universal two-body problem
Nuclear reaction networks
Nuclear statistical equilibrium
Laminar deflagrations
Chapman-Jouget detonations
ZND detonations

Fitting data to conic sections
Derivatives on uneven grids
An unusual linear equation solver
Pentadiagonal solver
Quadratics, Cubics & Quartics

Supernova light curves
Exact Riemann solutions
1D PPM hydrodynamics
Verification problems
Volume of plane-cube intersection

Phyllotaxis
The pendulum
Circular and elliptical three-body

Community software instrument contributions:

MESA offers a stellar evolution software instrument
FLASH offers a multi-dimensional, multi-physics software instrument


Some software instruments by colleagues:

Carl Fields: MESA-Web and PySTARLIB
Mike Zingale: software page
Ed Brown: dStar for neutron stars
Christian Iliadis: STARLIB
Evan O'Connor: NuLib and GR1D
Josiah Schwab: python-helmholtz
Jonas Lippuner: SkyNet
Falk Herwig: NuGRID
Brad Meyer: NucNet
Natalie Hinkel: Hypatia Catalog
Rich Townsend: MESA SDK and GYRE
Evan Bauer: MESA-Docker
Rob Farmer: pyMESA
Matt Turk: yt

Gems from the past:

⟳ Michael Gehmeyr's and Dimitri Mihalas' TITAN offers an implicit 1D radiation hydrodynamics software instrument.


Critical community-driven software instruments for NSF, NASA, and ESA stellar astrophysics:

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