Beginners should start here. The Introductory threads provide an overview of the main components (GUI applications, parameter files) and concepts (the Data Model, filtering) in the CIAO data analysis software.
- How to download Chandra Data from the Archive (26 Jul 2013)
- Introduction to the Data Products (13 Aug 2013)
- A Note on Processing Versions (31 May 2013)
- A Note on Filenames & Directories (6 May 2013)
- Simple Command Line Access to the Chandra Source Catalog (25 Jul 2013)