Contributors and AcknowledgementsΒΆ

The following people contributed to slug2:

  • Mark Krumholz: primary author of slug2
  • Michele Fumagalli: primary author of the slug2 test suite, co-author of version 1 of slug
  • Robert da Silva: primary author of version 1 of slug and of sfr_slug, wrote the first prototype version of slug2 and sfr_slug
  • Jonathan Parra: contributed code that become part of the slug_PDF module
  • Teddy Rendahl: wrote the first version of cloudy_slug
  • Michelle Myers: contributed to the development of cluster_slug
  • Greg Ashworth: contributed to the development of the variable PDF module
  • Evan Demers: wrote the first version of the yield module

In addition to these direct contributors, we gratefully acknowledge the following people who provided some of the data on which slug relies:

  • The library of stellar evolutionary tracks and stellar atmospheres is taken from Claus Leitherer’s starburst99 package.
  • Much of the library of photometric filters is taken from Charlie Conroy’s FSPS package.
  • Daniela Calzetti provided the extinction curves