Hitomi Data Analysis

This page contains links to documents and information on the Hitomi software necessary to calibrate and analyse the Hitomi data. The current software is version 5 , released on Dec 2016, with a patch released in Mar 2017 and it uses the calibration version 6 .
The software is compatible with HEAsoft 6.19 and HEAsoft 6.20.

If you need help, please send your queries to: hitomihelp@bigbang.gsfc.nasa.gov

Documents Release Date Description
Data Reduction Guide March 2017 General description of the software, pipeline , data and instrument by instrument analyses
Step-by-Step Guide March 2017 This document contains the step by step command to reprocess or derive products. The commands are based on the data processed with version
Individual task help March 2017 The document contains the help of individual tasks in the Hitomi software package. The same information is avaialble by typing "fhelp taskname" after the software has been installed

  • Changes of the third data release