Guide for Developers

Oliver Beckstein edited this page Jun 13, 2018 · 28 revisions

Useful Links for Developing MDAnalysis

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First read

Then look at (in no particular order)

Developer docs

The online docs (development branch) for the development branch are updated with every merge into develop. Check these docs (and make sure that your own documentation changes look ok).

For maintainers/release managers

Website and repository management

Benchmarking and Performance

Project Information

GNU GPL v2 code license
Labels: python, molecular dynamics, analysis, DCD, CHARMM, LAMMPS, NAMD, Gromacs, computer simulation, atoms, coordinates, trajectory, XTC, Library, object-oriented
Core Developers


Release Notes
Guide for Developers
Google Summer of Code

Code of Conduct


@mdanalysis on Twitter
Downloads (PyPi)
Mailing Lists:
User discussion group
Developer mailing list

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