Data Input Window Help
The data input window is how you get your own data into the display and
the first step in finding the best-fit model. Here is how to enter the data:
First, from the Flux menu
select whether you are inputting data as Total Flux or Flux
per Beam. If Total Flux, then type in the observed data in the window
as wavelength or frequency, flux, and error (in that order!). If Flux
per Beam, then type in the observed data
(or cut and paste them from somewhere)
into the window as wavelength
or frequency, flux, error, and beamsize (in that order). Each value
should separated by space, tab, newline, carriage return, comma or
any combination thereof.
Choose the units of each input with the
When ready, select Load from the Data menu (or type CTRL-L in the
When the data are loaded, they will appear as orange circles on the
You can also Unload the data or Clear the data input window using the
Data menu. Clearing the window does NOT unload the data.
Using the Units menu of the Data Input Window. Data are entered
directly into the window in user-chosen units.
Please direct comments, criticisms, corrections
and contributions to Marc Pound
Page last modified:
Tuesday, 10-Jun-2003 14:24:10 EDT.