18 | 09 | 2019
 
 
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REQUIRED SOFTWARE


Radio hands-on sessions  (AIPS/CASA/DIFMAP):
     Mac Users, see special note: http://www.aips.nrao.edu/Mac.shtml
 
 
 
X-RAY hands-on sessions (HEASOFT/CIAO/ISIS):
1) HEASOFT (full installation, XSPEC included): http://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/software/lheasoft/
 
     Download: http://space.mit.edu/CXC/ISIS/download.html
     Need S-Lang: http://www.jedsoft.org/slang/
 
** For HEASOFT and ISIS see M. Nowak's installation guide.**
    Please also note the additional ISIS Scripts
 
** For an ISIS introduction see J. Wilms' lecture on X-ray astronomy **
 
Instructions for installing CIAO software include a set of tests that have to be run at the installation time. So if you installed CIAO, you should have also run the "smoketests" included with the installation.

 
 
VERY IMPORTANT :  VNC client 
Make sure your OS distribution include a VNC client (to access remote computers if needed).