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GHRS Instrument Handbook


A

   FP-SPLIT
acquisitions
   interactive
and scattered light

C

calibrations
   detectors
   wavelength

D

detectors
   photocathode granularity

E

exposure time estimation

G

gratings, echelle, scattered light
gratings
   echelle
      scattered light

O

OSCAN Mode

R

resolving power

S

spectroscopic resolving power [1] [2]

W

wavelengths
   useful range
WSCAN Mode

A

ACCUM Mode [1] [2] [3]
   CENSOR [1] [2] [3]
   COMB [1] [2] [3] [4]
   DOPPLER
   Doppler compensation
   exposure time estimation
   FLYLIM [1] [2] [3]
   FP-SPLIT [1] [2]
   STEP-PATT [1] [2] [3] [4]
   STEP-TIME
   substepping [1] [2]
   summary
   wavelength calibrations
acquisition mirrors
acquisitions [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]
   BRIGHT and FAINT limits [1] [2] [3] [4]
   BRIGHT=RETURN [1] [2] [3] [4]
   complex targets
   crowded fields
   DEFCAL [1] [2]
   early [1] [2] [3]
   effective areas of mirrors
   extended objects [1] [2]
   faint objects
      see acquisitions, FOS-assisted and acquisitions, with Side 2 for Side 1 science
   FOS-assisted [1] [2] [3]
   initial pointing
   interactive [1] [2]
   LOCATE phase [1] [2]
   LOCATE=EXTENDED [1] [2]
   MAP [1] [2] [3]
   moving targets
   offsets
      parameters
   onboard [1] [2] [3] [4]
   optical schematic
   PEAKUP [1] [2] [3]
   SEARCH-SIZE
   Side 1
   STEP-TIME [1] [2] [3] [4]
   summary
   variable objects
   with Side 2 for Side 1 science [1] [2]
apertures [1] [2]
   LSA
   LSA shutter
   nomenclature
   physical locations and size
   SSA

B

background
   see geocoronal Lyman-a

C

calibrations [1] [2] [3]
   current status
   detectors [1] [2] [3]
   photocathode granularity
   scattered light
   sensitivity [1] [2] [3] [4]
   summary
   wavelength [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]
      aperture offsets [1] [2]
      geomagnetic effects
      thermal effects
      Pt-Ne line tables
Continuous Viewing Zone [1] [2] [3]
cosmic rays
   see ACCUM Mode, CENSOR
CVZ
   see Continuous Viewing Zone

D

deconvolution
DEFCAL
   see acquisitions, DEFCAL
detectors
   background
   Digicon [1] [2]
   photocathode granularity
diodes
   corner [1] [2] [3] [4]
   focus [1] [2] [3] [4]
   science [1] [2] [3]
documents
   Call for Proposals
   HST Data Handbook
   Phase II Proposal Instructions
   typographic conventions
Doppler compensation
   see ACCUM Mode, Doppler compensation

E

extinction
   see reddening

F

FOC

G

geocoronal Lyman-a [1] [2]
GHRS
   scientific papers
   technical papers
grating carrousel
gratings
   cross-dispersing
   echelle [1] [2] [3]
      blaze function [1] [2] [3]
      formats
      scattered light [1] [2]
      sensitivity and bandpass
   first-order [1] [2] [3]
      resolving power
      sensitivity functions
      wavelength ranges

I

IMAGE Mode [1] [2] [3] [4]
   parameters
   PRECISION

L

Line Spread Function (LSF) [1] [2]

M

MAP
   see acquisitions, MAP
memory usage [1] [2]

N

noise rejection
   see ACCUM Mode, CENSOR and ACCUM Mode, FLYLIM

O

OSCAN Mode

P

photometric precision and accuracy
Point Spread Function (PSF) [1] [2]

R

RAPID Mode [1] [2] [3] [4]
   SAMPLE-TIME [1] [2]
reddening [1] [2] [3]
RPS2 [1] [2] [3] [4]

S

SAA
   see South Atlantic Anomaly
scattered light
sensitivity
Side 1 defined
Side 2 defined
signal-to-noise
Slitless Spectrograph mode
South Atlantic Anomaly [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]
spectroscopic resolving power
SPYBAL [1] [2] [3]
STIS [1] [2]
synphot [1] [2]

T

time resolution

W

wavelengths
   units
   useful range for GHRS
WFPC2
WSCAN Mode
   WAVE-STEP