The Einstein Toolkit


New EinsteinToolkit Release

There is a new EinsteinToolkit release, the "Chien-Shiung Wu" Release. Please check the release notes for details.

EU Einstein Toolkit Workshop in Lisbon

The European Einstein Toolkit School and Workshop at Instituto Superior T├ęcnico, Lisbon took place from September 10 to September 13, 2018.

The first two days covered presentations and tutorials geared towards newcomers. Afterwards time was be devoted to more specialized topics. Minutes of the dicussions can be found on the Einstein Toolkit wiki and slides of the talks on the workshop website.

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The Einstein Toolkit is a community-driven software platform of core computational tools to advance and support research in relativistic astrophysics and gravitational physics.


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A lot of the documentation within the Einstein Toolkit is generated from comments in the source code, and more can be found on the Einstein Toolkit Wiki or other documents. We provide links to guides, tutorials and references.
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