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Paper   IPM / Astronomy / 14368
School of Astronomy
  Title:   Multi-object spectroscopy data reduction: the AF2+WYFFOS pipeline
1.  Lilian Dominquez . Palmero
2.  Richard. Jackson
3.  Alireza . Molaeinezhad
4.  Cecilia. Fariña
5.  Marc. Balcells
6.  Chris R. . Benn
  Status:   Published
  Vol.:  9149
  Year:  2014
  Supported by:  IPM
The scientific productivity of complex instrumentation strongly depends on the availability of data-reduction pipelines. In the case of AF2+WYFFOS, the multi-object one-degree field-of-view fibre-fed spectrograph at the 4.2 m William Herschel Telescope (WHT), the full scientific exploitation of the data has often been slowed down because of the non-availability of a pipeline. A dedicated pipeline has been developed to overcome this. Running in IDL, it performs full reduction of AF2+WYFFOS data: fibre-to-fibre sensitivity corrections, fibre tracing, wavelength calibration, optimal extraction, sky subtraction. © (2014) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.

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