swMATH ID: 32573
Software Authors: Michael Ortner; Lucas Gabriel; Coliado Bandeira
Description: Magpylib: A free Python package for magnetic field computation. This paper introduces Magpylib, a light-weight and free Python package used to compute magnetic fields of permanent magnets, currents and moments based on analytical models. The package features a user-friendly interface to create, manipulate, group and visualize such magnetic sources, and to compute the field they generate. We present an overview of structure and functionality of Magpylib, followed by a discussion of possible applications and examples of magnetic system design. Special attention is given to computational performance possibilities in this context.
Homepage: https://magpylib.readthedocs.io/en/latest/
Source Code:  https://github.com/magpylib/magpylib/blob/master/docs/index.rst
Dependencies: Python
Keywords: Python; Magnetic field; Analytical solution; Magnetic system design; Python package; SoftwareX; Magpylib
Related Software: FEniCS; Matplotlib; NumPy; SciPy; Python; FEMM; magcoilcalc; MagpylibGui; NGSolve; ANSYS; COMSOL; Jupyter
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