Astronomical Digital Content

Leadership course at MIT, July 2014

FITS Liberator

The Astronomical Image Processing Tool

The NOIRLab/IPAC/ESA/STScI/CfA FITS Liberator 4 is an image processing tool used by scientists and general public to produce the most beautiful astronomical images.

The NOIRLab/IPAC/ESA/STScI/CfA FITS Liberator 4 brings several useful features, including: command line interface, reorganization of the graphical user interface, Dark Mode, support for big files, ability to run on top of the main 64-bit operating systems, and many more. Stay tuned, and get ready to liberate the most fascinating images out for this world!

Development Team

The team that produced the NOIRLab/IPAC/ESA/STScI/CfA FITS Liberator 4 consists of:

Developers, CLI and GUI development: Juan Fajardo & David Zambrano 
Scientific, technical support and testing: Robert Hurt
Technical Project Manager: Javier Enciso
Project Executive: Lars Lindberg Christensen

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