Version History

Release 1.1.0 - 20200527

  • NEW DSM theory in the LVE App (thanks to J. Ethier & J. Schieber)

  • NEW Tool Powerlaw

  • NEW TTS Shift any data from the Materials Database tool

  • NEW Basic Theory (Algebraic Expression). It can use file parameters

  • NEW Stand-alone applications (Materials Database and Universal Viewer)

  • NEW logging functionality

  • Corrected small bugs, simplified code structure and documentation

  • Open files, theories, tools and projects from the command line

  • Created pypi package

  • Some tools can now use file parameters

  • Materials Database shows info about current files

  • Added colors and simplified the command line notation

  • Added better version control

Release 1.0.0 - 20200330

  • NEW Crystal application for flow induced crystallization

  • NEW LAOS application for the analysis of large amplitude oscillatory shear data (based on MITlaos)

  • NEW Sticky Reptation theory in the LVE module

  • NEW ReSpect theory to extract the continuous and discrete relaxation spectra in the LVE and Gt Apps

  • NEW GO-polySTRAND theory for flow induced nucleation in the Crystal App

  • NEW Smooth-polySTRAND theory for flow induced nucleation in the Crystal App

  • NEW theories Rolie-Poly, UCM, Giesekus and Pom-Pom in the LAOS App

  • NEW Installation package for Windows with file associations

  • NEW Global and local optimization methods

Release 0.9.7 - 20200117

  • NEW right-click to save chart

  • New Windows installation package with association of common RepTate files

  • New functionality for Materials Database (new/edit/duplicate materials)

Release 0.9.6 - 20191111

  • NEW axes and label setting options

  • NEW Arrhenius theory in TTSFactor app

  • NEW enable delete data points

  • NEW: import excel files dialog

  • Correction to Carreau-Yasuda theory

Release 0.9.5 - 20181205

  • New React theory “Diene CSTR”

  • New Rolie-Double-Poly-LVE theory for polydisperse entangled linear polymers

  • New BoB NLVE theory

  • New NLVE theory: PETS model

  • New NLVE theory: GLaMM

  • Changed BoB so it doesn´t generate auxiliary files

  • View all theories applied to current dataset simultaneously

  • Added cursor to check data values with the mouse

  • Corrections to bugs

Release 0.9.3 - 20180719

  • New App: to handle and fit TTS shift factors

  • New Tools for manipulating how data is represented (draggable to set the order of application)

  • New Tools: Integral, Find Peaks, Gradient, Smooth data, set bounds to data, Evaluate Expression, Interpolate/Extrapolate

  • New Materials Database (implemented as a Tool); theory parameters are read from the database if the chemistry is available

  • New View: i-Rheo for J(t), with oversampling

  • Handling of citations

  • Bayesian information criterion printed in theory output

  • Save to Flowsolve button in RP and BlendRP theories

  • Save Maxwell modes in all theories

  • Copy/Paste parameters between theories

  • Legend settings and autoupdate legend

  • Better bug handling (send email to developers)

  • Save all views data to a text file

  • Shifting of files; handling and saving shift parameters

  • Nicer HTML output in Theory and Tools

  • Allow calculations and fits to be stopped

  • Developer docs: Callback functions

  • Zoom (right button and wheel; zoom in and zoom out) and Pan (middle button)

  • Dummyfiles to check theory predictions without experimental data

  • New NLVE test data

  • Allow many plots in the same application

Release 0.9.2 - 20180503

  • Save theory predictions to a file

  • Save/Load RepTate project

  • New App: Dielectric spectroscopy

  • New Dielectric Theories: Debye and Havriliak-Negami relaxation modes

  • New Dielectric Theories: Kolhrauch-Williams-Watts (KWW) modes (BETA VERSION)

  • Select xrange for iRheo G(t) view transformation

  • alternate filled/empty symbols for views with n>1

  • Read data from Excel file (only in CL version, LVE app)

  • Zoom plot with mouse wheel (does not work if multiview > 1)

  • Added all LVE views to TTS.

  • LVE app can open osc files.

  • Added missing views from old RepTate

  • i-Rheo is the default view for panel 2 (Gt)

  • Calculate integrals and find peaks of data (Experimental, only in CL version)

  • “get modes” for Blend RP theory

Release 0.9.1 - 20180416

  • New MWD Theories: Generalized Exponential (GEX) & LogNormal distributions

  • New Gt View: i-Rheo transformation with tunable oversampling

Release 0.9 - 20180327

  • New App: SANS for Neutran Scattering experiments

  • New App: Creep

  • New TTS Theory: WLF with temperature independent parameters

  • New LVE Theory: Branch-on-Branch linear rheology from polyconf file

  • New LVE and Gt Theories: dynamic dilution of star polymers in freq and time domain

  • New LVE and Gt Theories: Rouse model in freq and time domain

  • New NLVE Theory: Blend of Rolie-Poly equations for polydisperse melts

  • New NLVE Theory: Pom-pom model

  • New NLVE Theory: Giesekus constitutive equation

  • New NLVE Theory: Upper-Convected Maxwell constitutive equation

  • New Creep Theory: Retardation Modes

  • New SANS Theory: Debye function for neutron scattering of ideal polymer chains

  • New React Theory: generate polymer configuration with BoB

  • New View i-Rheo in Application Gt

  • Double click on theory parameter to change its attributes

  • Auto fit when dragging x/y-limits

  • Select format of theory lines

  • New basic theories (exponential, polynomial, etc), available to all Apps

Release 0.8 - 20180215

  • New App: React

  • New Gt View: Schwarzl tranform

  • New LVE View: all views from old RepTate

  • New NLVE File type: elong for startup of extensional flow

  • New React theory: Tobita Batch

  • New React theory: Tobita CSTR

  • New React theory: MultiMetallocen

  • New React theory: Mixture

  • New LVE theory: Carreau-Yasuda equation

  • New NLVE theory: Rolie-Poly with finite extensibility

  • New color palettes

  • Fixed bug: add file when theory exists

  • Fixed small bugs in MWD theory

  • Fixed bug: ticking files to visible shows the old view

  • Views sorted

  • Delete datafile with Supr

  • Theory applies to active files only

  • New automatic TTS shift

  • Can use parallel threads for calculation and minimization

  • Save BoB configuration to file

  • Improved output from TTS theories

  • Added Multiplots capability

  • Double-click on file allows to view/edit file parameters

  • Copy chart to clipboard

  • Right-click on a series allows to copy/save the data

  • Open files when passed as command line arguments

  • New button to prevent autoscale

  • Added buttons to read online documentation

  • MW Discr theory with draggable modes

Release 0.7.1 - 20171209

  • New App: Gt

  • Shift Maxwell modes by hand

  • Interpolate Maxwell modes when the number of modes is changed

  • Symbol settings dialog

  • Basic handling of units

  • Redesign the theory tab widget

  • Zooming with mouse wheel (only in CL version)

  • Button to add annotations to the plot (beta)

  • Button for xy range selection for fit

  • Copy data from inspector to clipboard

  • View/move Maxwell modes in plot

  • New icons from icons8

  • View LVE envelope in RoliePoly

  • Added stretching modes to RoliePoly

Release 0.5 - 20171105

  • New GUI with same functionality as the command line

  • New App: MWD

  • New MWD theory: MW Discretize

  • Fixed Bug: view all when changing tab

  • Copy Maxwell modes from other App

  • Use parameter bounds in fitting

  • Drag and drop files to the RepTate window

  • Double-click on tabs to change name

  • Button to Reload data

  • Highlight currently selected file

  • Data inspector shows file raw data

  • Draggable lines

Release 0.1 - 20161209

  • Basic structure of RepTate

  • Basic command line application

  • New App: TTS

  • New App: LVE

  • New App: NLVE

  • New LVE Theory: Maxwell modes fitting

  • New LVE theory: Likhtman-McLeish

  • New NLVE theory: Rolie-Poly

  • Run in batch mode

  • Basic Read the docs documentation