LALSuite is a large collection of gravitational-wave data analysis libraries, mainly written in C but with high-level bindings for Python.
The main LALSuite documentation can be found at
LALSuite is made up of a number of component libraries, some of which are utilised by GWpy to provide various extra capabilities.
conda install -c conda-forge lalsuite
python -m pip install lalsuite
LAL is the base-level library in LALSuite that provides much of the core functionality. It’s documentation is at
conda install -c conda-forge python-lal
LALFrame provides a GWF I/O library compatible with LAL series types. It’s documentation is at
GWpy utilises the Python bindings for LALFrame on Unix platforms (Linux and macOS) to provide GWF input/output capabilities.
conda install -c conda-forge python-lalframe