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Our ARC node staff will support the ALMA users in all the steps of their projects, by helping in
 
Our ARC node staff will support the ALMA users in all the steps of their projects, by helping in
  
    using the ALMA tools for proposal preparation and submission
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* using the ALMA tools for proposal preparation and submission
    optimising the observing strategy
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* optimising the observing strategy
    tracking the project status
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* tracking the project status
    reducing data with CASA
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* reducing data with CASA
    analysing data in continuum, spectral lines, mosaic, polarization
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* analysing data in continuum, spectral lines, mosaic, polarization
    archive mining
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* archive mining
    handling large data sets (also through GRID technology)
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* handling large data sets (also through GRID technology)
  
 
'''[[Note e FAQ]]'''
 
'''[[Note e FAQ]]'''

Revision as of 13:45, 13 February 2014

The Italian ARC is hosted by the Istituto di Radioastronomia in Bologna and is one of the seven nodes that constitute the European network that will provide technical and scientific support to ALMA users. The nodes will be operating in close collaboration with each other and with the central node at ESO, Garching. Each node contributes its own specific expertise, in order to ensure that maximum advantage is taken of the European competences in the field of mm-astronomy and interferometry.

Our ARC node staff will support the ALMA users in all the steps of their projects, by helping in

  • using the ALMA tools for proposal preparation and submission
  • optimising the observing strategy
  • tracking the project status
  • reducing data with CASA
  • analysing data in continuum, spectral lines, mosaic, polarization
  • archive mining
  • handling large data sets (also through GRID technology)

Note e FAQ Tutorials e talks Data Reduction Proposals and projects

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