MOOG: LTE line analysis and spectrum synthesis

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MOOG: LTE line analysis and spectrum synthesis

Post by owlice » Mon Feb 20, 2012 5:50 pm

[c]MOOG: LTE line analysis and spectrum synthesis[/c][/b]
Abstract: MOOG performs a variety of LTE line analysis and spectrum synthesis tasks. The typical use of MOOG is to assist in the determination of the chemical composition of a star. The basic equations of LTE stellar line analysis are followed. The coding is in various subroutines that are called from a few driver routines; these routines are written in standard FORTRAN. The standard MOOG version has been developed on unix, linux and macintosh computers.

One of the chief assets of MOOG is its ability to do on-line graphics. The plotting commands are given within the FORTRAN code. MOOG uses the graphics package SM, chosen for its ease of implementation in FORTRAN codes. Plotting calls are concentrated in just a few routines, and it should be possible for users of other graphics packages to substitute other appropriate FORTRAN commands.

Credit: Sneden, Chris; Bean, Jacob; Ivans, Inese; Lucatello, Sara; Sobeck, Jennifer


Bibcode: 2012ascl.soft02009S

ID: ascl:1202.009
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