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Advanced instrument control and data reduction software for TIMMI2: the new midinfrared camera for the ESO 3.6-m telescope
Author(s): Helena Relke; Martin Sperl; Josef Hron; Hans-Ulrich Kaeufl; Hendrick Linz; Hans-Georg Reimann; Ralf Wagner
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Paper Abstract

The new ESU Thermal Infrared Multi-Mode Instrument TIMMI2 is described in detail in Reimann et al. The TNT-Timmi Navigator Terminal is the graphical user interface for TIMMI2. It provides the communication between telescope, instrument and reduction pipeline. The TNT is a very easy way allows the astronomer to prepare and run complex observing programs. The graphical elements are based on Forms Library (A Graphical User Interface Toolkit for X). The TNT is written in C.

Paper Details

Date Published: 16 June 2000
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 4009, Advanced Telescope and Instrumentation Control Software, (16 June 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.388417
Show Author Affiliations
Helena Relke, Univ. Sternwarte/Jena (Germany)
Martin Sperl, Univ. Wien (Austria)
Josef Hron, Univ. Wien (Austria)
Hans-Ulrich Kaeufl, European Southern Observatory (Germany)
Hendrick Linz, Univ. Sternwarte/Jena (Germany)
Hans-Georg Reimann, Univ. Sternwarte/Jena (Germany)
Ralf Wagner, Univ. Sternwarte/Jena (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4009:
Advanced Telescope and Instrumentation Control Software
Hilton Lewis, Editor(s)

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