Daily Archives: June 18, 2008

The Catacombs

Suspicions confirmed. Underneath the science library on campus is a huge great room filled with all sorts of journals, theses and dissertations from years gone by. I had to venture into this place looking for an old copy of J. … Continue reading

Posted in Imported from Livejournal | 7 Comments

IRAF!

My laptop officially has a working copy of IRAF! Ok, so it isn’t pretty, or particularly easy to use, but it’s pretty much essential for looking at stellar spectra. So now I can do data reduction and analysis from the … Continue reading

Posted in astronomy, Imported from Livejournal | Tagged | 9 Comments