2019 AAS233 Chandra/CIAO WorkshopPrevious CIAO Workshops
Chandra/CIAO workshop at AAS 233, 2019 January 5&6, Seattle, WA
Members of the CXC are hosting a two day Chandra/CIAO workshop at the AAS 233 meeting in Seattle, WA.
Please take a minute to complete a brief survey about your experience at the AAS233 Chandra/CIAO workshop. The survey will be open until the end of the AAS233 conference.
Thank you again for participating.
The workshop schedule is shown below.
|Saturday, 5 January 2019|
|09:00-10:00||Welcome. Introduction to Chandra and X-ray Data Analysis||Jonathan McDowell|
|10:00-10:45||An Introduction to CIAO||Antonella Fruscione|
|11:15-12:00||Using SAOImage ds9 and dax||Kenny Glotfelty|
|12:00-12:45||Chandra Source Catalog 2.0||Janet Evans|
|13:45-14:30||From archive to publication: a sample CIAO data analysis thread||Nick Lee|
|14:30-14:40||Introduction to Hands on Session||Antonella Fruscione|
|Sunday, 6 January 2019|
|09:00-09:45||Imaging Spectral Analysis, aka Imaging Spectroscopy||Antonella Fruscione|
|09:45-10:30||Statistics for High-Energy Astrophysics||Vinay Kashyap|
|11:00-11:45||Introduction to Sherpa||Aneta Siemiginowska|
|11:45-12:30||The Chandra PSF||Diab Jerius|
Students new to CIAO may want to go through the exercises in the Chandra/CIAO Workbook, 2019 AAS233 edition.
We also have the exercises in the form a Jupyter notebook. You can download or view the blank notebook (without the answers); or you can download or view the completed notebook with the answers supplied.
bash_kernel Jupyter notebooks from the ds9|dax demo can be viewed online.
The workshop is mainly aimed at students and postdocs new to Chandra data.