COMPAS: A rapid binary population synthesis suite

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Team Compas, Jeff Riley, Poojan Agrawal, Jim W. Barrett, Kristian N. k. Boyett, Floor S. Broekgaarden, Debatri Chattopadhyay, Sebastian M. Gaebel, Fabian Gittins, Ryosuke Hirai, George Howitt, Stephen Justham, Lokesh Khandelwal, Floris Kummer, Mike Y. m. Lau, Ilya Mandel, Selma E. de Mink, Coenraad Neijssel, Tim Riley, Lieke van Son, Simon Stevenson, Alejandro Vigna-Gómez, Serena Vinciguerra, Tom Wagg, Reinhold Willcox


Compas et al., (2022). COMPAS: A rapid binary population synthesis suite. Journal of Open Source Software, 7(69), 3838,

@article{Compas2022, doi = {10.21105/joss.03838}, url = {}, year = {2022}, publisher = {The Open Journal}, volume = {7}, number = {69}, pages = {3838}, author = {Team Compas and Jeff Riley and Poojan Agrawal and Jim W. Barrett and Kristian N. k. Boyett and Floor S. Broekgaarden and Debatri Chattopadhyay and Sebastian M. Gaebel and Fabian Gittins and Ryosuke Hirai and George Howitt and Stephen Justham and Lokesh Khandelwal and Floris Kummer and Mike Y. m. Lau and Ilya Mandel and Selma E. de Mink and Coenraad Neijssel and Tim Riley and Lieke van Son and Simon Stevenson and Alejandro Vigna-Gómez and Serena Vinciguerra and Tom Wagg and Reinhold Willcox}, title = {COMPAS: A rapid binary population synthesis suite}, journal = {Journal of Open Source Software} }
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