How to Use The WDPhotTools

To start, you’re probably going to need to follow the Installation guide to get WdPhotTools installed on your computer. After you finish that, you can probably learn most of what you need from the tutorials listed below. If you need more details about specific functionality, the User Guide below should have what you need.

We welcome bug reports, patches, feature requests, and other comments via the GitHub issue tracker.

User Guide



Atmosphere Model Reader API

Cooling Model Reader API

Model Plotter API

Photometric Fitting API

Theoretical WDLF API

Extra API

Extra Utility API

License and Attribution

Copyright 2021-2022

If you make use of WdPhotTools in your work, please cite our article <>_ and the Software.


MCL is supported by a European Research Council (ERC) grant under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program (grant agreement number 833031).

This research has made use of the Spanish Virtual Observatory ( supported from the Spanish MICINN/FEDER through grant AyA2017-84089.

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