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Array parameters September 2009 (11/09-08/10)

SABOCA was cold an in use between 11th of September and 8th of October.

Main parameter file: saboca-2009-09.rcp

Individual scans

Scan #Date Parameter fileArray plotIndividual channel maps
61835 2009-09-20T05:53 Uranus_61835_Saboca.rcp array_61835.pdf beams_61835.pdf
62154 2009-09-21T04:48 Uranus_62154_Saboca.rcp array_62154.pdf beams_62154.pdf
62282 2009-09-21T10:12 Mars_62282_Saboca.rcp array_62282.pdf beams_62282.pdf
67434 2009-10-04T11:59 Mars_67434_Saboca.rcp array_67434.pdf beams_67434.pdf

Notes on individual channels

All 37 channels of SABOCA are working fine. Between March 2009 and March 2010, all backend signals are inverted, which has to be taken care of during data reduction:

# Handle inverted channels (all):
data.Data *= array(-1,'f')