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by kcd
Mon Jan 02, 2012 4:33 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: VIM: Visual Intergration and Mining
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Views: 4109

VIM: Visual Integration and Mining

[c]VIM: Visual Integration and Mining[/c][/b] Abstract : VIM (Virtual Observatory Integration and Mining) is a data retrieval and exploration application that assumes an astronomer has a list of 'sources' (positions in the sky), and wants to explore archival catalogs, images, and spectra of the sou...
by kcd
Sat Dec 17, 2011 9:23 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: PREDICT: Satellite tracking and orbital prediction
Replies: 0
Views: 3128

PREDICT: Satellite tracking and orbital prediction

[c]PREDICT: Satellite tracking and orbital prediction[/c][/b] Abstract : PREDICT is an open-source, multi-user satellite tracking and orbital prediction program written under the Linux operating system. PREDICT provides real-time satellite tracking and orbital prediction information to users and cl...
by kcd
Sat Dec 17, 2011 8:29 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: Dexter: Data Extractor for scanned graphs
Replies: 1
Views: 5411

Dexter: Data Extractor for scanned graphs

[c]Dexter: Data Extractor for scanned graphs[/c][/b] Abstract : The NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS) now holds 1.3 million scanned pages, containing numerous plots and figures for which the original data sets are lost or inaccessible. The availability of scans of the figures can significantly ea...
by kcd
Sat Dec 17, 2011 8:05 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: CORA: Emission Line Fitting with Maximum Likelihood
Replies: 0
Views: 3488

CORA: Emission Line Fitting with Maximum Likelihood

[c]CORA: Emission Line Fitting with Maximum Likelihood[/c][/b] Abstract : CORA analyzes emission line spectra with low count numbers and fits them to a line using the maximum likelihood technique. CORA uses a rigorous application of Poisson statistics. From the assumption of Poissonian noise, the s...
by kcd
Sun Dec 11, 2011 5:35 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: LISACode: A scientific simulator of LISA
Replies: 0
Views: 2879

LISACode: A scientific simulator of LISA

[c]LISACode: A scientific simulator of LISA[/c][/b] Abstract : LISACode is a simulator of the LISA mission. Its ambition is to achieve a new degree of sophistication allowing to map, as closely as possible, the impact of the different subsystems on the measurements. Its also a useful tool for gener...
by kcd
Sun Dec 11, 2011 5:20 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: GGobi: A data visualization system
Replies: 0
Views: 3179

GGobi: A data visualization system

[c]GGobi: A data visualization system[/c][/b] Abstract : GGobi is an open source visualization program for exploring high-dimensional data. It provides highly dynamic and interactive graphics such as tours, as well as familiar graphics such as the scatterplot, barchart and parallel coordinates plot...
by kcd
Sun Dec 04, 2011 8:30 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: Funtools: FITS Users Need Tools
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Views: 3492

Funtools: FITS Users Need Tools

[c]Funtools: FITS Users Need Tools[/c][/b] Abstract : Funtools is a "minimal buy-in" FITS library and utility package developed at the the High Energy Astrophysics Division of SAO. The Funtools library provides simplified access to a wide array of file types: standard astronomical FITS images and b...
by kcd
Sun Dec 04, 2011 7:58 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: Eclipse: ESO C Library for an Image Processing Software Envi
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Views: 3271

Eclipse: ESO C Library for an Image Processing Software Environment

[c]Eclipse: ESO C Library for an Image Processing Software Environment[/c][/b] Abstract : Written in ANSI C, eclipse is a library offering numerous services related to astronomical image processing: FITS data access, various image and cube loading methods, binary image handling and filtering (inclu...
by kcd
Sun Dec 04, 2011 7:45 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: ASpec: Astronomical Spectrum Analysis Package
Replies: 0
Views: 5426

ASpec: Astronomical Spectrum Analysis Package

[c]ASpec: Astronomical Spectrum Analysis Package[/c][/b] Abstract : ASpec is a spectrum and line analysis package developed at STScI. ASpec is designed as an add-on package for IRAF and incorporates a variety of analysis techniques for astronomical spectra. ASpec operates on spectra from a wide var...
by kcd
Sat Nov 26, 2011 6:41 am
Forum: Astrophysics Source Code Library
Topic: Starbase Data Tables: An ASCII Relational Database for Unix
Replies: 0
Views: 3929

Starbase Data Tables: An ASCII Relational Database for Unix

[c]Starbase Data Tables: An ASCII Relational Database for Unix[/c][/b] Abstract : Database management is an increasingly important part of astronomical data analysis. Astronomers need easy and convenient ways of storing, editing, filtering, and retrieving data about data. Commercial databases do no...