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JWST Technical Reports

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JWST Observatory Technical Reports

  • JWST-STScI-001499RevA- How the Color of a Guide-Star May Affect FGS Centering
  • JWST-STScI-001410- Algorithms for Transforming GSC-II Magnitudes into the NIR
  • JWST-STScI-001378- IR Photometry of the JWST Calibration Field
  • JWST-STScI-001375- An Assessment of JWST's Ability to Observe Bright Objects in the Solar System
  • JWST-STScI-001275 - Momentum Management Operations Concept
  • JWST-STScI-001222- Measurement of Large Cryogenic Structures Using Spatially Phase-Shifted Digital Speckle Pattern Interferometer (SPS-DSPI)
  • JWST-STScI-001189- JWST Angular Momentum Management with Pass 1 & 2 Torque Tables
  • JWST-STScI-001157- The JWST Point Spread Function: Calculation Methods and Expected Properties
  • JWST-STScI-001146- STScI CECIL Scripting Standards
  • JWST-STScI-001136- Calibration of ACS/WFC Absolute Scale and Rotation for Use in Creation of a JWST Astrometric Reference Field
  • JWST-STScI-001053- Measurement of the Quantum Efficiency of an HgCdTe Infrared Sensor Array
  • JWST-STScI-001007- An End-to-End Calibration Error Budget for the JWST Science Instruments
  • JWST-STScI-000962- NIRCam as a Fine Guidance Sensor for JWST, Operations Concepts and Use Cases
  • JWST-STScI-000961- JWST Science Instrument Target Acquisition: Use Cases, Flight Software Requirements, and Verification Plans
  • JWST-STScI-000959- Photometric and Astrometric Calibration of the JWST Instrument Complement
  • JWST-STScI-000958- HST Stellar Standards with 1% Accuracy in Absolute Flux
  • JWST-STScI-000957- Observing Proposals for Course Phasing JWST using Dispersed Hartmann Sensing
  • JWST-STScI-000956- An Observing Proposal for Secondary Mirror Focus Sweep during Commissioning of JWST
  • JWST-STScI-000955- An Observing Proposal for Segment Search during Commissioning of JWST
  • JWST-STScI-000876- Functional Allocation of Processing Responsibilities between the FSW and the On-board Scripts
  • JWST-STScI-000818- NIRCam as a Fine Guidance Sensor for JWST
  • JWST-STScI-000793- Observatory Utilization Impact caused by Perturbation of the Planned Schedule
  • JWST-STScI-000781- JWST Data Volume Analysis (supporting files - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)
  • JWST-STScI-000758- Features of the Software Tool Used to Define Observations with the NIRSpec Microshutter Array (MSA)
  • JWST-STScI-000756- Stability of long-range scheduling
  • JWST-STScI-000755- Planning to minimize angular momentum
  • JWST-STScI-000751- Estimating JWST Visit Times (supporting file - 1)
  • JWST-STScI-000729- Using Spacecraft Roll to Control JWST Momentum Buildup
  • JWST-STScI-000719- Planning observing calendars in order to optimize the radiometric accuracy of observations
  • JWST-STScI-000713- Managing Angular Momentum Accumulation by Visit Sequencing and Visit Roll Selection
  • JWST-STScI-000703- Added JWST Science Cases for the Timeframe 2012-2015 (supporting file - 1)
  • JWST-STScI-000665- Monte Carlo Estimates of JWST Observatory Utilization
  • JWST-STScI-000647- An Investigation of Optimal Dither Strategies for JWST
  • JWST-STScI-000583- Maximum Allowable Solar Torque Architecture for JWST
  • JWST-STScI-000556- The angular momentum of JWST in a schedule of the Science Operations - Design Reference Mission
  • JWST-STScI-000472- Analysis of using NIRSpec to meet JWST Requirement L1-2
  • JWST-STScI-000445- Operations During Coarse Phasing of JWST
  • JWST-STScI-000405- JWST Science Instrument Target Acquisition Concepts
  • JWST-STScI-000404- JWST Science Exposure Time Variability and its impact on Science Scheduling
  • JWST-STScI-000402- Further Comparisons of Super-Sky & Self-Calibration Flat Fields for Sim. Mid-Infrared JWST Images
  • JWST-STScI-000401- Operational Work-Arounds for Meeting the 95% Guide Star Acquisition Rate with JWST
  • JWST-STScI-000400- The Suitability of Guide Star Catalog 2 (GSC-2) as a Source for JWST Guide Stars
  • JWST-STScI-000399- Astronomical Sources as Line Calibrators
  • JWST-STScI-000398- Observing Solar System Objects with JWST
  • JWST-STScI-000397- Comparison of Super-Sky and Self-Calibration Flat Fields for Simulated Mid-Infrared JWST Images
  • JWST-STScI-000396- Some Considerations on PSF Asymmetry and its Impact on the Measurement of Galaxy Shapes
  • JWST-STScI-000395- Mid-Infrared Background: The Effect of Painting a Black Spot on NGST's Secondary Mirror
  • JWST-STScI-000392- Some Considerations for NGST Focal Plane Electronics Requirements
  • JWST-STScI-000391- NGST Calibration Overview
  • JWST-STScI-000390- Predicted Deep NIR Starcounts for the NGST GS System
  • JWST-STScI-000389- Effect of Observing Scenarios & S/C Roll on GS Acq Probabilities Using the NIRCam as a Guider
  • JWST-STScI-000388- Effect of Observing Scenarios & S/C Roll on GS Acq Probabilities for Two Small Dedicated Guiders
  • JWST-STScI-000387- Cosmic Ray management on NGST 1: The effect of Cosmic Rays on Near Infrared Imaging Exposure Times
  • JWST-STScI-000386- Operations Concept Interim Report: Issues & Considerations for NGST Science Operations
  • JWST-STScI-000385- NGST Data Volume Communications Study
  • JWST-STScI-000384- Guiding and Acquisition with NIRCam
  • JWST-STScI-000383- Science Drivers for NGST Small-Angle Maneuvers
  • JWST-STScI-000378- Coarse Phasing JWST: an Operations Concept Document
  • JWST-STScI-000341- Course Phasing JWST using Dispersed Fringe Sensing & Dispersed Hartmann Sensing during Commissioning
  • JWST-STScI-000099- S&OC System Requirements Review: GSRD Traceability Matrix