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Credits

Matplotlib was written by John D. Hunter, with contributions from an ever-increasing number of users and developers. The current co-lead developers are Michael Droettboom and Thomas A. Caswell; they are assisted by many active developers.

The following is a list of contributors extracted from the git revision control history of the project:

4over7, Aaron Boushley, Aashil Patel, AbdealiJK, Acanthostega, Adam, Adam Ginsburg, Adam Heck, Adam Ortiz, Adam Williamson, Adrian Price-Whelan, Adrien Chardon, Adrien F. Vincent, Ahmet Bakan, Akshay Nair, Alan Bernstein, Alan Du, Alberto, Alejandro Dubrovsky, Aleksey Bilogur, Alex C. Szatmary, Alex Loew, Alex Rothberg, AlexCav, Alexander Buchkovsky, Alexander Harnisch, Alexander Taylor, Alexei Colin, Alexis Bienvenüe, Ali Mehdi, Ali Uneri, Alistair Muldal, Allan Haldane, Alvaro Sanchez, Amit Aronovitch, Amy, AmyTeegarden, AndersonDaniel, Andras Deak, Andrea Bedini, Andreas Hilboll, Andreas Mayer, Andreas Mueller, Andreas Wallner, Andrew Dawson, Andrew Merrill, Andrew Straw, Andy Mastbaum, Andy Zhu, Anthony Scopatz, Anton Akhmerov, Antony Lee, Arie, Ariel Hernán Curiale, Arnaud Gardelein, Arpad Horvath, Arthur Paulino, Arvind, Aseem Bansal, Atharva Khare, BHT, BTWS, Bastian Bechtold, Behram Mistree, Ben, Ben Cohen, Ben Gamari, Ben Keller, Ben Root, Benedikt Daurer, Benjamin Berg, Benjamin Congdon, Benjamin Reedlunn, Bernhard M. Wiedemann, Bianca Gibson, Binglin Chang, Björn Dahlgren, Blaise Thompson, Boaz Mohar, Bradley M. Froehle, Brandon Liu, Brendan Zhang, Brennan Magee, Brett Cannon, Brett Graham, Brian Mattern, Brian McLaughlin, Bruno Beltran, Bruno Zohreh, CJ Carey, Cameron Bates, Cameron Davidson-Pilon, Cameron Fackler, Carissa Brittain, Carl Michal, Carwyn Pelley, Casey Webster, Casper van der Wel, Charles Moad, Charles Ruan, Chen Karako, Chris Beaumont, Chris G, Chris Holdgraf, Christian Brueffer, Christian Stade-Schuldt, Christoph Dann, Christoph Deil, Christoph Gohlke, Christoph Hoffmann, Cimarron Mittelsteadt, Cody Scot, Colin, Conner R. Phillips, Corey Farwell, Craig Citro, Craig M, Craig Tenney, DaCoEx, Dakota Blair, Damian, Damon McDougall, Dan Hickstein, Dana, Daniel C. Marcu, Daniel Hyams, Daniel Laidig, Daniel O'Connor, Danny Hermes, Dara Adib, Darren Dale, DaveL17, David A, David Anderson, David Haberthür, David Huard, David Kaplan, David Kent, David Kua, David Stansby, David Trémouilles, Dean Malmgren, Derek Kim, Derek Tropf, Devashish Deshpande, Diego Mora Cespedes, Dietmar Schwertberger, Dietrich Brunn, Divyam Madaan, Dmitry Lupyan, Dmitry Shachnev, DonaldSeo, Dora Fraeman, DoriekeMG, Dorota Jarecka, Doug Blank, Drew J. Sonne, Duncan Macleod, Dylan Evans, E. G. Patrick Bos, Edin Salkovic, Egor Panfilov, Elena Glassman, Elias Pipping, Elijah Schutz, Elliott Sales de Andrade, Elvis Stansvik, Emil Mikulic, Emlyn Price, Eric Dill, Eric Firing, Eric Larson, Eric Ma, Eric O. LEBIGOT (EOL), Eric Wieser, Erik Bray, Erik M. Bray, Erin Pintozzi, Eugen Beck, Eugene Yurtsev, Evan Davey, Ezra Peisach, Fabian Kloosterman, Fabian-Robert Stöter, Fabien Maussion, Fabio Zanini, FedeMiorelli, Federico Ariza, Felipe, Felix, Felix Kohlgrüber, Felix Yan, Fernando Perez, Filip Dimitrovski, Filipe Fernandes, Florencia Noriega, Florian Le Bourdais, Florian Rhiem, Francesco Montesano, Francis Colas, Franco Vaccari, Francoise Provencher, Frank Yu, François Magimel, Gabe, Gabriel Munteanu, Gauravjeet, Gaute Hope, Gellule Xg, Geoffrey Spear, Geoffroy Billotey, Gerald Storer, Giovanni, Graham Poulter, Gregory Ashton, Gregory R. Lee, Grillard, Grégory Lielens, Guillaume Gay, Guillermo Breto, Gustavo Braganca, Gustavo Goretkin, HHest, Hajoon Choi, Hakan Kucukdereli, Hans Dembinski, Hans Meine, Hans Moritz Günther, Harshit Patni, Hassan Kibirige, Hastings Greer, Heath Henley, Heiko Oberdiek, Helder, Henning Pohl, Herbert Kruitbosch, Holger Peters, Hubert Holin, Ian Thomas, Ida Hjorth, Ignas Anikevicius (gns_ank), Ilia Kurenkov, Ilya Flyamer, ImSoErgodic, ImportanceOfBeingErnest, Ioannis Filippidis, Isa Hassen, Isaac Schwabacher, Isaac Slavitt, Ismo Toijala, J Alammar, J. Goutin, Jaap Versteegh, Jack Kelly, Jacob McDonald, Jae-Joon Lee, Jaime Fernandez, Jake Vanderplas, James A. Bednar, James Pallister, James R. Evans, JamesMakela, Jamie Nunez, Jan Schlüter, Jan Schulz, Jan-Philip Gehrcke, Jan-willem De Bleser, Jarrod Millman, Jascha Ulrich, Jason Grout, Jason King, Jason Liw Yan Chong, Jason Miller, Jason Neal, Jason Zheng, JayP16, Jeff Lutgen, Jeff Whitaker, Jeffrey Bingham, Jeffrey Hokanson @ Loki, JelsB, Jens Hedegaard Nielsen, Jeremy Fix, Jeremy O'Donoghue, Jeremy Thurgood, Jessica B. Hamrick, Jim Radford, Jochen Voss, Jody Klymak, Joe Kington, Joel B. Mohler, Johannes Wienke, John Hoffman, John Hunter, John Vandenberg, Johnny Gill, JojoBoulix, Jonathan Waltman, Jorrit Wronski, Josef Heinen, Joseph Albert, Joseph Fox-Rabinovitz, Joseph Jon Booker, Joseph Martinot-Lagarde, José Ricardo, Jouni K. Seppänen, Juan Nunez-Iglesias, Julia Sprenger, Julian Mehne, Julian Taylor, Julian V. Modesto, JulianCienfuegos, Julien Lhermitte, Julien Schueller, Julien Woillez, Julien-Charles Lévesque, Jun Tan, Justin Cai, Jörg Dietrich, Kacper Kowalik (Xarthisius), Kanchana Ranasinghe, Kanwar245, Katy Huff, Keerysanth Sribaskaran, Ken McIvor, Kenneth Ma, Kevin Chan, Kevin Davies, Kevin Ji, Kevin Keating, Kevin Rose, Kexuan Sun, Kieran Ramos, Kimmo Palin, Kjartan Myrdal, Kjell Le, Klara Gerlei, Konrad Förstner, Konstantin Tretyakov, Kristen M. Thyng, Kyle Bridgemohansingh, Kyler Brown, Lance Hepler, Laptop11_ASPP2016, Larry Bradley, Leeonadoh, Lennart Fricke, Leo Singer, Leon Yin, Levi Kilcher, Liam Brannigan, Lion Krischer, Lionel Miller, Lodato Luciano, Lori J, Loïc Estève, Loïc Séguin-C, Luca Verginer, Luis Pedro Coelho, Maarten Baert, Magnus Nord, Majid alDosari, Maksym P, Manuel GOACOLOU, Manuel Jung, Manuel Metz, Marc Abramowitz, Marcos Duarte, Marek Rudnicki, Marianne Corvellec, Marin Gilles, Markus Roth, Markus Rothe, Martin Dengler, Martin Fitzpatrick, Martin Spacek, Martin Teichmann, Martin Thoma, Martin Ueding, Massimo Santini, Masud Rahman, Mathieu Duponchelle, Matt Giuca, Matt Hancock, Matt Klein, Matt Li, Matt Newville, Matt Shen, Matt Terry, Matthew Bell, Matthew Brett, Matthew Emmett, Matthias Bussonnier, Matthias Lüthi, Matthieu Caneill, Matti Picus, Matěj Týč, Maximilian Albert, Maximilian Maahn, Maximilian Nöthe, Maximilian Trescher, Mellissa Cross, Mher Kazandjian, Michael, Michael Droettboom, Michael Sarahan, Michael Scott Cuthbert, Michael Seifert, Michael Welter, Michiel de Hoon, Michka Popoff, Mike Henninger, Mike Jarvis, Mike Kaufman, Mikhail Korobov, MinRK, Minty Zhang, MirandaXM, Miriam Sierig, Mitar, Molly Rossow, Moritz Boehle, Mudit Surana, Muhammad Mehdi, Naoya Kanai, Nathan Goldbaum, Nathan Musoke, Nathaniel M. Beaver, Neil, Neil Crighton, Nelle Varoquaux, Niall Robinson, Nic Eggert, Nicholas Devenish, Nick Garvey, Nick Papior, Nick Semenkovich, Nico Schlömer, Nicolas P. Rougier, Nicolas Pinto, Nicolas Tessore, Nik Quibin, Nikita Kniazev, Niklas Koep, Nikolay Vyahhi, Nils Werner, Ninad Bhat, Norbert Nemec, Norman Fomferra, OceanWolf, Oleg Selivanov, Olga Botvinnik, Oliver Willekens, Olivier, Orso Meneghini, Osarumwense, Pankaj Pandey, Parfenov Sergey, Pascal Bugnion, Pastafarianist, Patrick Chen, Patrick Marsh, Paul, Paul Barret, Paul Ganssle, Paul Hobson, Paul Ivanov, Paul Kirow, Paul Romano, Paul Seyfert, Pauli Virtanen, Pavol Juhas, Per Parker, Perry Greenfield, Pete Bachant, Pete Huang, Pete Peterson, Peter Iannucci, Peter Mortensen, Peter St. John, Peter Würtz, Petr Danecek, Phil Elson, Phil Ruffwind, Pierre Haessig, Pierre de Buyl, Pim Schellart, Piti Ongmongkolkul, Pranav Garg, Przemysław Dąbek, Puneeth Chaganti, Qingpeng "Q.P." Zhang, RAKOTOARISON Herilalaina, Ramiro Gómez, Randy Olson, Reinier Heeres, Remi Rampin, Richard Gowers, Richard Hattersley, Richard Trieu, Ricky, Rishikesh, Rob Harrigan, Robert Johansson, Robin Dunn, Robin Neatherway, Robin Wilson, Rohan Walker, Roland Wirth, Ronald Hartley-Davies, Roy Smith, Rui Lopes, Russell Owen, RutgerK, Ryan, Ryan Blomberg, Ryan D'Souza, Ryan Dale, Ryan May, Ryan Morshead, Ryan Nelson, RyanPan, Saket Choudhary, Salganos, Salil Vanvari, Salinder Sidhu, Sam Vaughan, Sameer D'Costa, Samson, Samuel St-Jean, Sander, Sandro Tosi, Scott Howard, Scott Lasley, Scott Lawrence, Scott Stevenson, Sean Farley, Sebastian Pinnau, Sebastian Raschka, Sebastián Vanrell, Seraphim Alvanides, Sergey B Kirpichev, Sergey Kholodilov, Sergey Koposov, Silviu Tantos, Simon Cross, Simon Gibbons, Skelpdar, Skipper Seabold, Slav Basharov, Sourav Singh, Spencer McIntyre, Stanley, Simon, Stefan Lehmann, Stefan Pfenninger, Stefan van der Walt, Stefano Rivera, Stephan Erb, Stephen Horst, Sterling Smith, Steve Chaplin, Steven Silvester, Steven Tilley, Stuart Mumford, TD22057, Tadeo Corradi, Taehoon Lee, Takafumi Arakaki, Takeshi Kanmae, Tamas Gal, Tanuj, Ted Petrou, Terrence J. Katzenbaer, Terrence Katzenbaer, The Gitter Badger, Thomas A Caswell, Thomas Hisch, Thomas Kluyver, Thomas Lake, Thomas Mansencal, Thomas Robitaille, Thomas Spura, Thomas VINCENT, Thorsten Liebig, Tian Xia, Till Stensitzki, Tim Hoffmann, Timo Vanwynsberghe, Tobias Froehlich, Tobias Hoppe, Tobias Megies, Todd Jennings, Todd Miller, Tom, Tom Augspurger, Tom Dupré la Tour, Tomas Kazmar, Tony S Yu, Tor Colvin, Travis Oliphant, Trevor Bekolay, Trish Gillett-Kawamoto, Truong Pham, Tuan Dung Tran, Ulrich Dobramysl, Umair Idris, V. R, Vadim Markovtsev, Valentin Haenel, Valentin Schmidt, Vedant Nanda, Vidur Satija, Viktor Kerkez, Vlad Seghete, Víctor Terrón, Víctor Zabalza, WANG Aiyong, Warren Weckesser, Wen Li, Wendell Smith, Werner F Bruhin, Wes Campaigne, Wieland Hoffmann, Will Silva, William Granados, William Mallard, William Manley, Wouter Overmeire, Xiaowen Tang, Xufeng Wang, Yann Tambouret, Yao-Yuan Mao, Yaron de Leeuw, Yu Feng, Yunfei Yang, Yuri D'Elia, Yuval Langer, ZWL, Zac Hatfield-Dodds, Zach Pincus, Zair Mubashar, Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek, ahed87, akrherz, alcinos, alex, alvarosg, aneda, anykraus, apodemus, arokem, as691454, aseagram, ash13, aszilagyi, bblay, bduick, bev-a-tron, blackw1ng, blah blah, buefox, burrbull, butterw, cammil, captainwhippet, cclauss, ch3rn0v, chadawagner, chebee7i, chelseatroy, cknd, cldssty, clintval, danielballan, davidovitch, daydreamt, deeenes, deepyaman, dlmccaffrey, domspad, donald, drevicko, e-q, elpres, endolith, et2010, fardal, ffteja, fgb, fibersnet, fredrik-1, frenchwr, fuzzythecat, fvgoto, gcallah, gitj, gluap, gnaggnoyil, goir, goldstarwebs, greg-roper, gregorybchris, hannah, helmiriawan, hugadams, ilivni, insertroar, itziakos, jacob-on-github, jbbrokaw, jbhopkins, jerrylui803, jhelie, jli, jonchar, juan.gonzalez, kcrisman, keithbriggs, kelsiegr, khyox, kikocorreoso, klaus, klonuo, kramer65, kshramt, lboogaard, legitz7, lichri12, limtaesu, lspvic, luz.paz, lzkelley, mamrehn, marky, masamson, mbyt, mcelrath, mcquin, mdipierro, mitch, mlub, mobando, muahah, myyc, navdeep rana, nbrunett, nemanja, neok-m4700, nepix32, nickystringer, nmartensen, nwin, ob, pdubcali, pkienzle, productivememberofsociety666, profholzer, pupssman, rahiel, rebot, rhoef, rsnape, ruin, rvhbooth, s0vereign, s9w, scls19fr, scott-vsi, sdementen, serv-inc, settheory, sfroid, shaunwbell, simonpf, sindunuragarp, sohero, spiessbuerger, stahlous, stone, stonebig, switham, syngron, thuvejan, tmdavison, tomoemon, tonyyli, torfbolt, u55, ugurthemaster, ultra-andy, vab9, vbr, vraelvrangr, watkinrt, xbtsw, xuanyuansen, zhangeugenia, zhoubecky, Élie Gouzien

Some earlier contributors not included above are (with apologies to any we have missed):

Charles Twardy, Gary Ruben, John Gill, David Moore, Paul Barrett, Jared Wahlstrand, Jim Benson, Paul Mcguire, Andrew Dalke, Nadia Dencheva, Baptiste Carvello, Sigve Tjoraand, Ted Drain, James Amundson, Daishi Harada, Nicolas Young, Paul Kienzle, John Porter, and Jonathon Taylor.

We also thank all who have reported bugs, commented on proposed changes, or otherwise contributed to Matplotlib's development and usefulness.