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Bookmarks (random and perhaps useful selection of)


People

Peter Curran
Nanda Rea
Diego Altamirano
Piergiorgio Casella
David Russell
Anna Watts

Tod Strohmayer's Webpage at NASA/GSFC
GSFC Home Page of Craig Markwardt
Lipunov-Binary Satrs


Xspec and spectral analysis in RXTE

XSPEC Manual v 11.3.x
(XSPEC MANUAL v 9)
BKG/RESPONSE:PCA Digest: Recent Developments
RXTE Cook Book: Reduction and Analysis of PCA Event-Mode Data
RXTE Cook Book: Combining 3-PCU, 4-PCU and 5-PCU Data
HEXTE Data Reduction and Analysis
RXTE Cook Book: Reduction and Analysis of HEXTE Data
The ABC of XTE: HEXTE Cluster Position
Version 11 Changes
Calculating errors on flux from model components
Tcl/Tk Contents
ActiveTcl 8.4 - Online Docs : Tcl Manual
RXTE Cook Book: PCA Deadtime
tcl manual
xhp_new.html

XMM

XMM-Newton Proposer's Info and Manuals
XMM-Newton Science Archive (XSA)
"XMM Helpdesk - XMM SOC server at ESAC" - main page
XMM ABC Guide
XMM-Newton SAS: Documentation

Swift

HEASARC Browse: Swift Mission
Swift > Proposals & Tools
Swift Science Center: Making BAT Light Curves
Target of Opportunity
Swift/BAT Hard X-ray Transient Monitor
SSC: About Swift
Swift > Data Analysis

RXTE

HEASARC: RXTE Guest Observer Facility
RXTE GOF: Data Analysis & Processing
RXTE GOF: Reduction and Analysis of PCA Binned-Mode Data
The ABC of XTE: PCA Issues
X-ray Timing Explorer Science Operations Facility (SOF)
ASM-MIT
PCA Galactic Bulge Scans (Craig Markwardt)
FTOOLS/XTE
RXTE Cook Book: Plotting with PLT
FITS products
XTE SOF Weekly Schedules

Chandra

Table of Contents
Chandra Proposal Information, Director's Discretionary Time Requests, and Target of Opportunity Request
Chandra Proposal Planning Toolkit

Integral

ISDC OSA Documentation
INTEGRAL 6th Announcement of Opportunity (AO-6)
INTEGRAL Galactic Bulge Monitoring

API-UvA

Astronomy - Astronomical Institute - University of Amsterdam
:: Faculty of Science :: University of Amsterdam ::
Printers
Blackboard Learning Systemℎ (Release 6) Entry Page
ICT
UvA - Medewerkers zelfbediening

Conversions, constants

The World Clock - Time Zone Converter
Online Conversion - Astronomical Conversion
Energy-Channel Conversion Table
Z table - Normal Distribution
Online Conversion - All Length and Distance Conversions
Fundamental Physical Constants from NIST
XE.com - The Universal Currency Converter Ž

AstroJournals

arXiv.org e-Print archive
The Astrophysical Journal - Future Articles
The Astronomer's Telegram
Smithsonian/NASA ADS Custom Query Form Wed Jul 19 18:16:48 2006

HEASARCs

NASA's HEASARC
HEASARC Browse: Main Interface
HEASARC: nH: Calculate the Total Galactic H I Column Density
xTime - A Time Conversion Utility for RXTE
HEASARC: WebPIMMS - A Portable Mission Count Rate Simulator
Argus v4.0.1
HEASARC: Coordinate Converter

Others Science

The ATNF Pulsar Database
Starlab: Binary Evolution
International Astronomy Meetings
List of Galactic 86 Type-I X-ray bursters (Jean in't Zand)
Hatsopoulos Microfluids Laboratory
astronomical_catalogs_alt.html
Stellar Spectroscopy - STARBASE

LaTeX

LaTeX Tricks
LaTeX Tips
Computer Survival School - Online LaTeX Q and A
LaTeX Notes
A Guide to LaTeX
Natbib reference sheet
LaTeX help 1.1 - Table of Contents
How to insert figures into LaTeX documents
TeX Frequently Asked Questions

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