2019 AAS233 Chandra/CIAO WorkshopPrevious CIAO Workshops
Chandra/CIAO workshop at AAS 233, 2019 January 5&6, Seattle, WA
Members of the CXC hosted a two day Chandra/CIAO workshop at the AAS 233 meeting in Seattle, WA.
The workshop schedule is shown below.
|Saturday, 5 January 2019
|Welcome. Introduction to Chandra and X-ray Data Analysis
|An Introduction to CIAO
|Using SAOImage ds9 and dax
|Chandra Source Catalog 2.0
|From archive to publication: a sample CIAO data analysis thread
|Introduction to Hands on Session
|Sunday, 6 January 2019
|Imaging Spectral Analysis, aka Imaging Spectroscopy
|Statistics for High-Energy Astrophysics
|Introduction to Sherpa
|The Chandra PSF
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.