HIIPHOT: Automated Photometry of H II Regions

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HIIPHOT: Automated Photometry of H II Regions

Post by Ada Coda » Sat May 17, 2014 5:03 am

HIIPHOT: Automated Photometry of H II Regions

Abstract: HIIPHOT enables accurate photometric characterization of H II regions while permitting genuine adaptivity to irregular source morphology. It makes a first guess at the shapes of all sources through object recognition techniques; it then allows for departure from such idealized "seeds" through an iterative growing procedure and derives photometric corrections for spatially coincident diffuse emission from a low-order surface fit to the background after exclusion of all detected sources.

Credit: Thilker, David A.; Braun, Robert; Walterbos, René A. M.

Site: http://dolomiti.pha.jhu.edu/dthilker/HIIphot_code/
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2000AJ....120.3070T

Bibcode: 2014ascl.soft05005T

ID: ascl:1405.005
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