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Keywords, with brief definitions, is available.
This page contains documents regarding efforts at cross-calibration of
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Who's who at the CALDB (and who was who)
The International Astronomical Consortium for High Energy Calibration
The IACHEC aims to provide standards for high energy calibration and supervise cross calibration between different missions
Chandra CALDB 4.6.8 installed at the HEASARC (02 Jul 2015)
CalDB 4.6.8 is now installed and available at the HEASARC. Chandra 4.6.8 was released on July 1, 2015. Note that this release requires CIAO 4.3 or higher...
NuSTAR CALDB Update (22 June 2015)
The NuSTAR CALibration DataBase was updated on June 22, 2015 (CALDB version 20150612). This updates the NuSTAR clock correction file to version 49 good through June 12, 2015.
Fermi LAT CALDB update (11 Jun 2015)
The HEASARC CALDB for the Fermi LAT has been updated to version v10r0p5_20150509. This is the first version of the LAT caldb to include the instrument response functions for Pass 8 processed data...
NuSTAR CALDB Update (28 May 2015)
The NuSTAR CALibration DataBase was updated on May 28, 2015 (CALDB version 20150526). This updates the NuSTAR clock correction file.
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