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* [[New Startup Screen]]
 
* [[New Startup Screen]]
 
* [[Starting CASA Without the Logger]]
 
* [[Starting CASA Without the Logger]]
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* [[What Version of CASA am I Running?]]
 
* [[Capturing Return Values]]
 
* [[Capturing Return Values]]
 
* [[Accessing the Newest Version of CASA at NRAO]]
 
* [[Accessing the Newest Version of CASA at NRAO]]
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* [[CASA Region Format]] and [[CASA Region Format Examples]]
  
 
== More Advanced Topics ==
 
== More Advanced Topics ==
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=== General ===
  
 
* [[Setting Up the Available Memory]]
 
* [[Setting Up the Available Memory]]
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* [[Creating lists of files for task input: using glob]]
 
* [[Creating lists of files for task input: using glob]]
 
* [[Waiting for read-lock on file]]
 
* [[Waiting for read-lock on file]]
* [[Diverging deconvolution results in 'csclean' and 'mosaic' modes]]
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* [http://casa.nrao.edu/aips2_docs/notes/223/index.shtml Lattice Expression Language (LEL) as used, e.g. in ''immath'']
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* [http://casa.nrao.edu/Memos/229.html Definition of a Measurement Set]
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* [http://casa.nrao.edu/Memos/240.html Definition of a Calibration Table]
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* [[CASA Parallel Processing]]
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* [[Creating lists of files for task input: using glob]]
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=== Calibration ===
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* [[Combining Bandpasses]]
 
* [[Combining Bandpasses]]
 
* [[Create a Component List for Selfcal]]
 
* [[Create a Component List for Selfcal]]
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* [[Creating a Model for a Resolved Bandpass Calibrator]]
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=== Imaging ===
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* [http://www.aoc.nrao.edu/~rurvashi/ImagingAlgorithmsInCasa/ImagingAlgorithmsInCasa.html Description of Imaging Algorithms in CASA]
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* [[Diverging deconvolution results in 'csclean' and 'mosaic' modes]]
 
* [[Create a Simulated Image]]
 
* [[Create a Simulated Image]]
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=== Analysis ===
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* [[How to rotate and slice a cube for pV diagrams]]
 
* [[How to rotate and slice a cube for pV diagrams]]
* [http://aips2.nrao.edu/docs/notes/223/223.html Lattice Expression Language (LEL) as used, e.g. in ''immath'']
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* [[Masking images for analysis]]
* [http://casa.nrao.edu/Memos/229.html Definition of a Measurement Set]
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* [[Stacking Multiple Spectral Lines at Same Position]]
* [http://casa.nrao.edu/Memos/240.html Definition of a Calibration Table]
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=== Writing a CASA Task ===
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* [[Writing a CASA Task]]
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Presents the basics of writing a CASA task, and provides examples of tasks that will be helpful and instructive.  
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== EVLA ==
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* [[Some Notes on VLA / EVLA gain curves and fluxscale]]
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* [[VLA LST Calculator]]
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Latest revision as of 15:49, 20 August 2012

Using CASA

For Newcomers

More Advanced Topics

General

Calibration

Imaging

Analysis

Writing a CASA Task

Presents the basics of writing a CASA task, and provides examples of tasks that will be helpful and instructive.

EVLA


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