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2nd Chandra/CIAO Workshop Program Schedule

Please note that registration for this workshop is closed as of 5 April 2001. Information on registering for the October workshop will be announced in the coming months.

  • MONDAY - April 23

      9:00-9:05   Welcome (Roger Brissenden)
      9:05-9:20   Chandra Overview (Roger Brissenden)
      9:20-10:15 Introduction to X-ray Data Analysis (Randall Smith)
    10:15-10:45 The Chandra Data products (Casey Law)

    10:45-11:15 BREAK

    11:15-11:45 Introduction to CIAO (Doug Burke)
    11:45-12:15 Introduction to the Data Manipulation Tools (Antonella Fruscione)
    12:15-12:45 Introduction to the hands-on session (Elizabeth Galle)

    12:45-2:00   Lunch BREAK

      2:00-2:30   Calibration/Aspect Issues (Larry David, Tom Aldcroft)
      2:30-3:00   Introduction to Source Detection (Dan Harris)

      3:00-3:30   BREAK

      3:30-6:30   Hands-on session (introductory threads)
  • TUESDAY - April 24

      9:00-9:30   PSF Issues (Margarita Karovska)
      9:30-9:45   Introduction to imaging spectroscopy (Fabrizio Nicastro)
    Grating analysis:
      9:45-10:10 Introduction to grating analysis and fitting (Antonella Fruscione)

    10:10-10:30 BREAK

    Spectral Analysis of Extended Sources:
    10:30-11:00 Calibration issues in extended source analysis (Mike Wise)
    11:00-11:30 Averaging responses in extended source analysis (Jonathan McDowell)
    11:30-12:00 Radial Profiles of Extended Sources (Frank Primini)
    12:00-12:30 2D modelling and fitting (Aneta Siemiginowska)

    12:30-2:00   Lunch BREAK

      2:00-6:30   Hands-on session
  • WEDNESDAY - April 25

      9:00-9:30   Reprocessing (Dong-Woo Kim)
      9:30-10:00 CALDB (Dale Graessle)
    10:00-10:30 Introduction to Slang and GUIDE (Randall Smith)
    10:30-10:45 Introduction to ISIS (John Houck)

    10:45-11:15 BREAK

    11:15-6:00   Hands-on session

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