Software Packages ÏÂÔØ
FITSIO - A subroutine library
for reading and writing
FITS files for C and Fortran
FTOOLS - General
FITS file utility programs and
mission-specific data analysis tools.
FV - Interactive editor and
viewer for astronomical data files in
FITS format. Also provides access to
HEAsoft - A unified release
of the FTOOLS and XANADU packages.
Hera - Run the FTOOLS and
XANADU software on the Hera servers at
the HEASARC, without having to install
the software packages locally.
Maki - Displays fields of
view for various instruments on FITS
images. Currently supports the Suzaku
XIS & HXD, Chandra ACIS & HRC, XMM EPIC,
and RXTE PCA detectors.
PIMMS - Program to estimate
count rates from fluxes or vice versa,
or to estimate count rates in one
instrument from those measured in
Profit - GUI tool for
visualizing and modeling high-resolution
XANADU - Suite of spectral (xspec),
and image (ximage)
XSELECT - Multipurpose tool
for filtering event files and generating
images, spectra, and light curves.
Distributed as part of the HEASARC
package on the
XSTAR - Program for
calculating physical conditions and
emission spectra in photoionized gases.
ASTRO-Update - Latest
Versions of Useful Multi-mission
FITS - Data Formats, Standards and
HEASARC Conventions for High-Energy