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The Scikit-HEP project ( is a community-driven and community-oriented project with the aim of providing Particle Physics at large with a Python package containing core and common tools.

Project info

The project started in Autumn 2016 and its core is actively being defined.

The project and releases are registered on PyPI.

The development is occurring at the project's GitHub page.

Python versions supported:

Project status


The documentation is hosted on the Scikit-HEP website, and the source code is in the doc/ folder. Sphinx is required for building the HTML pages. Also Pandoc is needed so that the Jupyter notebooks providing numerous examples are nicely embedded in the documentation. The documentation is built with the command:

$ make -C doc html

Getting in touch

Mailing list to ping all admins at once: scikit-hep-admins.

Forum for general matters, announcements and discussions concerning the Scikit-HEP project : scikit-hep-forum.


The scikit-hep project is licensed under a 3-clause BSD style license - see the LICENSE file.