Last modified March 30, 2001
This document lists various articles regarding the SIS instrument, calibration and software. Please take heed of the chronological order of the articles as some information in earlier articles may be superceeded by later ones.
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SIS Calibration Information Pages at ISAS
Updated Calibration of
Non-uniform CTI (March 30, 2001).
Non-linear Secular Evolution of the SIS CTI (Updated March 30, 2001).
Low-Energy Degradation of SIS in 1-CCD Mode (June 7, 2000).
SIS resolution degradation due to non-uniform CTI (Dec 27, 1995).
On the limits of current SIS calibration (Dec 27, 1995).
SIS energy-channel relationship (gain and offset) (Sep 1, 1995).
A new SIS CTI calibration file (Aug 9, 1995).
A problem with the DFE (Dark Frame Error) correction (Updated Mar 5, 1995).
SIS gain calibration and CCD clocking mode (Mar 5, 1995).
The effect of RDD (Residual Darkframe Distribution) on SIS data (Mar 31, 1995).
The dependence of SIS background on RBM_CONT (Mar 31, 1995).
Release note for the current response matrices and the background files (WWW version: Apr 13, 1995; in the original e-mail form: Nov 9, 1994).
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