yt is a tool for querying, analyzing and visualizing objects or regions of interest to identify emergent properties in data available in a variety of real-world research data formats. Initially developed for use by professional astronomers, yt can be applied in a variety of domains including astrophysics, seismology, nuclear engineering, molecular dynamics, and oceanography.
FEniCS is an automated finite element library used to solve equations used in modeling, featuring a domain-specific language and automated code generation. Users input a problem that looks very much like mathematical notation; FEniCS then translates that into computer code.
PyTables is an efficient method for storing and querying both numerical and textual data. PyTables provides seamless access to the convenient HDF5 library, a popular container for datasets that can grow to terabytes and beyond.