Credits, Contribution & Citation#

Maintainers & Contact#

Michael Ortner - Concept, Physics, Coding.

Lucas Gabriel Coliado Bandeira - Software engineering

Jaka Pribosek - Concepts.

Alexandre Boisselet - Python code layout, plotting backends.


We want to thank a lot of ppl who have helped to realize and advance this project over the years. The project was initiated at CTR-AG and is now supported by the Silicon Austria Labs public research center.


We welcome any feedback (Bug reports, feature requests, comments, …) via email or through gitHub channels.


We are thankful for any reference and citation through the original publication.

A valid bibtex entry would be

title = {Magpylib: A free Python package for magnetic field computation},
author  ={Ortner, Michael and Coliado Bandeira, Lucas Gabriel},
year    = {2020},
journal = {SoftwareX},
publisher = {Elsevier},
doi = {10.1016/j.softx.2020.100466}


Magpylib is published under the open source FreeBSD license.

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