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COMPAS

(Compact Object Mergers: Population Astrophysics and Statistics)
(SPS code for compact object binaries)

COMPAS (for Compact Object Mergers: Population Astrophysics and Statistics) is stellar population synthesis code specifically aimed at studies of binary stars that include compact objects (e.g., black hole binaries) that set the stage for black hole mergers, neutron star mergers and resulting GW events.


(software,stellar population synthesis,model,code,binary stars,compact objects,mergers)
Further reading:
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2017IAUS..325...46B/abstract
https://compas.science/
https://github.com/TeamCOMPAS/COMPAS

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