**ellipse_grid**,
a Python code which
generates a grid of points
over the interior of an ellipse in 2D.

The code allows the user to define an ellipse by choosing its center and the length of its major and minor axes. The user also choose N, the number of subintervals into which the minor radius will be subdivided. It then returns the gridpoints defined by that choice.

The computer code and data files described and made available on this web page are distributed under the GNU LGPL license.

**ellipse_grid** is available in
a C version and
a C++ version and
a FORTRAN90 version and
a MATLAB version and
a Python version.

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- ellipse_grid.py, the source code.
- ellipse_grid.sh, runs all the tests.
- ellipse_grid.txt, the output file.

- ellipse_grid.xy, the list of grid points.
- ellipse_grid.png, an image of the points.
- ellipse_grid_display.png, an image of the points used for a demonstration of ellipse_grid_display.