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GITHUB: database database project is now on GitHub!

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GITHUB: scripts

This GitHub repository is a collection of Python scripts related to the database

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3RD PARTY SOFTWARE using database

BeamLab A set of MATLABĀ® based simulation tools for beam propagation through optical devices and waveguides.

gpvdm An open source solar cell simulator.

OptiLayer Design and post-production characterization of optical coatings

PyTMM Transfer Matrix Method implementation & database browser SQLite wrapper for the database