SpS: Single-pulse Searcher

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Ada Coda
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SpS: Single-pulse Searcher

Post by Ada Coda » Mon Jun 25, 2018 5:50 pm

SpS: Single-pulse Searcher

Abstract: The presence of human-made interference mimicking the behavior of celestial radio pulses is a major challenge when searching for radio pulses emitted on millisecond timescales by celestial radio sources such as pulsars and fast radio bursts due to the highly imbalanced samples. Single-pulse Searcher (SpS) reduces the presence of radio interference when processing standard output from radio single-pulse searches to produce diagnostic plots useful for selecting good candidates. The modular software allows modifications for specific search characteristics. LOTAAS Single-pulse Searcher (L-SpS) is an implementation of different features of the software (such as a machine-learning approach) developed for a particular study: the LOFAR Tied-Array All-Sky Survey (LOTAAS).

Credit: Michilli, Daniele; Hessels, Jason W. T.

Site: https://github.com/danielemichilli/LSPs

Bibcode: 2018ascl.soft06013M

ID: ascl:1806.013
Last edited by Ada Coda on Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:46 am, edited 1 time in total.
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