Tom's GALEX Documentation

This is a selected compilation of documents made by GALEX staff.
Description of Output Data Files (Products)
-xd-mcat.fits (txt) ... [brief] -xg-gsp.fits (txt) ... [brief] Pipeline Files (txt) ...

GALEX Results and Information
MCAT source density Grism Peak to Total Direct Flux Ratio Other (Tom) Documents FUV Shift vs. Temperature
Grism Calibration
(Standard Stars)
Grism Orientation QSOs for Calibration Synthetic Star Spectra
Resolution and Response Grism Processing and QA (8/2005) GI Grism QA Page (7/2005) Testing Optimal Extraction (2/2006)
MCAT position errors (IBF_ERR, N/F_FLDERR) MCAT Check (plots) Pipeline Docs (flow) Grism Pipeline Steps (8/2006)


Some desired technical documentation (or tools) for the GALEX public web page:

Other SODA Documents
Selecting grism predecessor. Directory Tree Confirmation The GALEX Band Merged Catalog ...
Special Grism Extractions (9/2007) Grism Flat Calibrations (January 2008). GALEX code testing (January 2008). Comments on Pipeline Directory Use Links [06/2008]
Applications (5/2002) qadescrip.pdf (Mark et al. 3/2005) [example(Min)] GALEXSpectroscopyPrimer.pdf (Todd 3/2005) Output Files (txt)
Setup & Run (txt) Slate (txt) newcfg (txt) Some Acronyms
Pipeline (jpeg) Map Accumulation (jpeg) Extraction (jpeg) Requirements (jpeg)
Spectral Requirements (txt) Spectral Method (txt) (work in progress)... spac, spex, merge, spacadd (sdf/html) Adding up Spectral Data (spacadd) (txt)
Extractor Magnitudes (txt) Photon File Description (-x.fits) (txt) Surveys IPAC Talk on Spectra (14jul05)
Comments on the Magnitude Zero Points (txt) Comments on the Spectral Wavelength (txt) Band Merger Talk (Aug 2002) SODA Detailed Design and Implementation Document (PS) [11/2002]
GITR-obs_reports.html GITR-obs_reports-proc.html TOAST-loadproc.html ..

First Light Results Trending Gaps ... HV Turn On

Reporting bugs: ...GALEX SOC GNATSweb site... ...gnats-tut.txt...
General SODA: ...sw-management.txt... ...soda-system.txt... ...cvs.txt...
General SODA: ...applist.tbl (list of programs)... ...make-a-flat.txt... ...makefiles-tut.txt...
General SODA: ...Making a fresh delivery... ...killing a slate job... ...Creating your own slate...
General SODA: ...Example .cshrc file...

Database Diagram: ...antonio-database-diagram.ps...

Trending: ...GTREND.help1... ...GTREND.help2... ...GTREND-tlmpack.help... ...training3-trending.txt...

Directory of documentation: .../home/galex/doc/...
Updated directory: .../home/galex/tab/sodadocs/...

Selected Emails
17jun03_18:11: ...Using slate.cgi to administer jobs from the slate...
17jun03_12:30: ...QA'ing mini-mission 3...
29may03_17:49: ...Re: mini-mission pipeline...
29may03_14:01: ...mini-mission pipeline command procedure...
12may03_16:35: ...pushing data from SOC to grox at the MOC...
03may03_15:13: ...simplemap raw6 quick images...
01may03_11:24: ...vc 18 APID name conversions...
29apr03_11:05: ...running ingestpipe...
23apr03_09:01: ...GALEX SODA teachin 4 (AM) outline (RTA -Frederic)...
22apr03_10:07: ...GALEX SODA teachin 3 (AM) outline (Trending -Karl)...
17apr03_21:08: ...GALEX SODA teachin 2 (PM) outline (Spectral Reduction and QA -Tom)...
17apr03_18:18: ...GALEX SODA teachin 2 (AM) outline (Source Extraction- Ted)...
17apr03_17:22: ...GALEX SODA teachin 2 (AM) outline (Source Extraction- Tim)...
15apr03_09:01: ...GALEX SODA teachin 1 outline (Tim)...
27feb03_14:50: ...GALEX data locator...
20feb03_12:34: ...SODA operators: 'sudo -u gop' helpful tips...
07feb03_11:57: ...Sudo gop access...
03feb03_13:48: ...GNATS usage...(severity levels)
29jan03_12:42: ...Host name normalization...
29jan03_12:35: ...Partition name normalization...