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HETG/LETG Analysis

Analysis Guide for Chandra High Resolution Spectroscopy


Capella flight HETG data: preliminary analysis.


Final results were published in: Canizares et al. (2000), Ap.J. Letters, 539, L41.


ACIS Analysis

ACIS Event-Selection Criteria (11/10/99)

Event Status Bits (11/19/99)

Mapping of FLTGRADE to GRADE (12/08/99)


J. Kastner's "ASC ACIS processing at a glance" (spreadsheet lists of ACIS tools and data products to be coded/produced by the ASC DS); barely readable on screen, so print 'em out on a sheet of paper:

ACIS tools list (12/10/97)

ACIS data products list (12/9/97)


ACIS Memos

Changes to the ACIS processing tools to compensate for the effects of CTI (10/20/99)


PSF Analysis & Results

Fitted 1-d profiles (05/15/98)

Gaussian PSF fits (01/27/99)


PSF Analysis & Results

RMF & ARF tests (19/15/99)


External links to relevant ASC/SAO materials:

Tool Specifications Book (postscript; maintained by Dong-Woo Kim)

Tool Table (barely readable; maintained by Fred Seibel)


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Michael Wise - wise@space,mit.edu
Last Updated: Feb. 25, 1998