[Last Change: 20 Dec 2011 (rev 5)]
The CXC Optics group produces a number of software packages which are focused primarily on generating raytraces of the Chandra optics. We also produces analysis software as part of our ongoing telescope calibration efforts.
| X-ray Optics Raytracing
| Model FPC & SSD Detectors
Please contact email@example.com for all support issues.
This software is not CXC Data Systems software and is not supported in any fashion by them
Please do not contact the CXC Helpdesk if you have problems.
Downloads and Source Repositories
Distribution source packages for much of our software are available here
. These are designed for end-users.
Copyright and License
All of the software code developed by the CXC Optics group (except where noted) is copyrighted by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Most of the code is released under either the GPL2 or GPL3 license. Some code is released under broader licenses. Each package indicates its license.
Our packages also use software packages authored by others; those are covered by their individual licenses.