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2010 WFPC2 Data Handbook
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Numerics
34th row defect 1, 2, 3
A
AB System
absolute sensitivity
accuracy of WFPC2 results 1, 2
archive
HST Archive
Hubble Legacy Archive (HLA)
WFPC2 Static Archive 1, 2
astrometry
34th row defect
absolute astrometry
CCD chip relative angles
CTE
ePSF (effective PSF)
geometric distortion
header keywords
local transformations
pointing precision
pyramid mirror vignetting 1, 2
relative astrometry within a chip
relative scales
Science Instrument Aperture File
shifts in CCD positions with respect to time
time-dependent skew terms relative to ACS/WFC
undersampling
velocity aberration
C
calibrated data files
calibration
A/D correction
absolute sensitivity
bias image subtraction
bias level removal
calibration steps 1, 2
calwp2 1, 2
charge traps
creation of photometry keywords
dark current
dark image subtraction
Data Quality File (DQF) flags
data quality file creation
flat field correction errors
flat field multiplication
Multi-extension FITS
On-The-Fly-Calibration (OTFC)
On-The-Fly-Reprocessing (OTFR)
polarimetry
post-calwp2 pipeline processing
post-pipeline calibration
recalibration 1, 2
reference files 1, 2, 3
reference files suffix
shutter shading correction
static mask application
trailer file
warm pixels 1, 2
WF4 anomaly correction 1, 2, 3, 4
calibration steps 1, 2, 3
calwp2 1, 2, 3
pipeline processing not included in calwp2
recalibration
CCD
34th row defect 1, 2
bias jumps
charge traps 1, 2
cosmic rays
dark current 1, 2
detector type
digitization noise
dimensions
field of view
gain
gain variations between chips
image pixel format
operating temperature
operating temperature cool down on April 23,1994
permanent bad pixels
pixel scale
pixel size
read noise
readout
readout modes
relative angles
relative scales
relative shifts over time
residual image
saturated stars
Serial Clocks
warm (or hot) pixels
WF4 anomaly
WF4 Anomaly
cosmic rays
PSF
rate of hits
South Atlantic Anomaly
CTE (Charge Transfer Efficiency)
astrometry
corrections for extended sources
corrections for point-source photometry
Dolphin CTE correction formulae 1, 2
first exposure effect
header keywords for charge transfer loss estimates
D
DAOPHOT
dark current 1, 2
dark glow
dark reference files
data formats
calibrated data files
dataset
dataset suffixes
GEIS vs. MEF
Generic Edited Information Set (GEIS) 1, 2
Multi-extension FITS (MEF)
raw data files
recalibration
rootname 1, 2
waiver FITS (wFITS) 1, 2
Data Number (DN)
Data Quality File (DQF) flags
dataset
decontaminations 1, 2
deconvolution
Richardson-Lucy
Dolphin CTE corrections for point source photometry
F
field of view 1, 2
CCD
HST
WFPC2
filters
linear ramp filters 1, 2
linear ramp filters anomalous rotational offsets
methane quad filter transmission variations
polarimetry
UV filters red leaks
first exposure CTE effect
flat fields
photometry
focal ratio
G
gain
A/D correction
Data Number (DN)
gain variation
WF4 anomaly
WF4 anomaly pipline correction
WF4 anomaly streak correction
Generic Edited Information Set (GEIS) 1, 2
geometric distortion 1, 2
global header keywords
group header keywords
guide star catalog precision
guide star guiding modes
H
header keywords
astrometry
CTE group header keywords
global
group
HISTORY
HST keyword dictionary
PHOTFLAM
UV throughput
ZP_CORR
header keywords for CTE loss estimates
HST Archive
HST focus history
HST keyword dictionary
Hubble Legacy Archive (HLA)
I
icons
used in this manual
image anomalies
bias jumps
correction
bright Earth reflections
ghost images
PC1 stray light
residual image
interrupted observations
IRAF
cosmicrays
daofind
DAOPHOT
hedit
hselect 1, 2
imcntr
imexamine
imheader
imshift
imstat
phot 1, 2
txdump
J
jitter files
L
linear ramp filters 1, 2
anomalous rotational offsets
M
MultiDrizzle
parameters for WFPC2 data
processing steps
running multidrizzle on WFPC2 data
undersampling
WFPC2 geometric distortion
Multi-extension FITS
calibration
O
On-The-Fly Calibration (OTFC)
On-The-Fly-Reprocessing (OTFR)
operating temperature
optical configuration
P
permanent bad pixels
PHOTFLAM
photometry 1, 2
34th row defect
AB System
absolute sensitivity
aperture correction
aperture corrections and zeropoints
bright Earth reflections
charge traps
color terms
correcting background streaks in WF4
cosmic rays
DAOPHOT
decontaminations
digitization noise
F1042M extended halo
flat field correction errors
gain variations between chips
group header keywords
infinite aperture
magnitude definition
PC1 stray light
pixel area correction for point source photometry 1, 2
point source
flat fields
point source aperture correction
point source CTE loss
point source example
position-dependent corrections 1, 2
anomalous rotational offset in linear ramp filters
CTE
Dolphin CTE correction for point sources
extended source CTE corrections
long vs. short anomaly
methane quad filter transmission variations
pixel area corrections for point source photometry 1, 2
pixel centering
pyramid mirror vignetting
saturated stars
serial clocks
STMAG system
throughput loss due to UV contamination
time-dependent corrections
cool down on April 23, 1994
PSF variations
UV contamination & long term QE changes
transformations 1, 2, 3
UV contamination & QE changes
UV filters red leaks
UV throughput
warm pixels
WF4 anomaly
background streaks correction
WFPC2 flight system
WFPC2 synthetic system
WFPC2 VEGAMAG System
zeropoint correction
zeropoint determination
zeropoints
Holtzman
PHOTFLAM
STMAG
VEGAMAG
pipeline
calwp2
On-The-Fly Calibration (OTFC)
On-The-Fly-Reprocessing (OTFR)
post-calwp2 pipeline processing
post-pipeline calibration
PyDrizzle
telemetry (POD) files
trailer file
WF4 anomaly correction
pixel area correction for point source photometry 1, 2
pixel response function (PRF)
pixel scale 1, 2
plate scale
POD files
point source photometry example
pointing precision
post-pipeline calibration 1, 2
correction flat fields
CTE
pixel area correction for point source photometry 1, 2
recalibration
warm pixels
WF4 anomaly streak removal
PSF
ePSF (effective PSF)
F1042M extended halo
pixel response function (PRF)
PSF variations
TinyTim 1, 2
undersampled
PyDrizzle
pyramid mirror vignetting 1, 2
R
raw data files
read noise
readout modes
recalibration 1, 2
calibration steps 1, 2
calwp2 1, 2
changing calibration switches
custom dark reference file
histogram creation
linear ramp filters
reference files 1, 2
WFPC2 IDT reference files
reference files
bias reference image
calibration steps
correction flat fields
custom darks 1, 2
dark reference image
darks
flat fields for special observations and special purpose filters
geometric distortion
history of flat fields
linear ramp filters
pixel area correction reference file for point source photometry
suffix
superdark
WFPC2 IDT
reprocessing
final
WFPC2 Static Archive 1, 2
On-The-Fly-Reprocessing (OTFR)
telemetry (POD) files
rootname 1, 2
S
Science Instrument Aperture File (SIAF)
software (also see IRAF and STSDAS)
SExtractor 1, 2
TinyTim 1, 2
South Atlantic Anomaly
spherical aberration
pyramid mirror vignetting 1, 2
Static Archive 1, 2
STMAG System (photometry)
stray light
STScI ACS-WFPC2 Team
STSDAS
acoadd
bandpar
calcphot
calwp2 1, 2
catfits
crrej
dither package
fixpix
gcombine
imcalc
multidrizzle 1, 2
plband
pydrizzle
pyraf
strfits 1, 2
stwfits
tcalc
tdump
tstat
wdestreak
wfixup 1, 2, 3
wfpc package
wmosaic
SYNPHOT
bandpar
calcphot
PHOTFLAM
photometry header keywords
plband
URESP
T
telemetry (POD) files
TinyTim 1, 2
trailer file
typographic conventions
in this manual 1, 2
U
undersampling 1, 2
user support
help desk
UV throughput 1, 2, 3
V
V3 position angle
velocity aberration
W
waiver FITS (wFITS) 1, 2
warm pixels 1, 2, 3
warning
types in this document
WF4 anomaly
streak removal
WF4 anomaly correction 1, 2
WFPC2
camera configurations
decontamination
field of view 1, 2
focal ratio
instrument properties
optical configuration
spectral response
spherical aberration correction
WFPC2 Flight System (photometry)
WFPC2 Instrument Definition Team (IDT)
WFPC2 Static Archive 1, 2
WFPC2 Synthetic System (photometry)
WFPC2 Vegamag System (photometry)

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