- SkyView - An easy-to-use
tool that returns digital images of the sky in any waveband from radio
through to gamma rays
- VAO DataScope - Query catalogs and services from
the HEASARC and from around the world using a single form
- Literature - Links to literature
search engines and online versions of refereed journals and science
Second Announcement of 11th INTEGRAL Conference (25 May 2016)
The 11th INTEGRAL Conference: Gamma-Ray Astrophysics in Multi-Wavelength Perspective
to be held 10-14 October 2016 in Amsterdam is now open for registration and
abstract submission. The abstract submission deadline is 1 July 2016.
NICER Passes Pre-Ship Review (25 May 2016)
NICER has cleared another major milestone review, and the
flight payload yesterday passed its Pre-Ship Review at Goddard, and will
depart for Kennedy Space Center on June 7. The launch date for NICER is
currently scheduled for February 1, 2017.
HEASoft 6.19 Released (12 May 2016)
Released May 11, 2016. This release is primarily driven by updates to the NuSTAR software and the release of NuSTARDAS v1.6.0, and the first public release of analysis software for the Hitomi mission, but also includes updates to other packages...
NuSTAR CALDB Update (12 May 2016)
The NuSTAR CALibration DataBase was updated on May 12, 2016 (CALDB version 20160502, corresponding to the internal NuSTAR project release 20160315). This is a patch release, and includes a new CALDB file nuCchu123range20100101v001.fits, which defines how the CHU combinations are split using the nusplitsc FTOOL.
Hitomi CALDB Data Released (12 May 2016)
The Hitomi CALDB has been released for the HXI (version 0160422), the SXI (version 20160510), the SGD (version 20160310), Generic Mission (Gen) data (version 20160422) and the SXS (version 20160510)...
NuSTARDAS v1.6.0 Released (11 May 2016)
Released on May 11th, 2016, NuSTARDAS v1.6.0 was included in the
HEASoft 6.19 release on the same date. NuSTARDAS v1.6.0 users should make sure
to use version 20160502 (or later) of the NuSTAR CALDB. An updated version of
the NuSTARDAS users guide (v1.9.0) is also available.
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