To purchase a Linux-based computer system and interactive data language software package to aid in running interactive simulations of their detector and to compare and analyze hardware calibration and simulation results.
Grant Recipients in 2004
Grant Recipients $11,429
To purchase computer visualization and data analysis software to allow the analysis of accretion disk dynamics data from a parallel electromagnetic PIC code.
To purchase a narrowband H-alpha filter and a dual-band continuum filter to be used on the MIRA 0.9m telescope in conjunction with the existing filter wheel and CCD direct-imaging camera to identify and monitor emission stars in star formation regions. The F.A.R. gratefully acknowledges the donation by the Institute for Space Observations of the funds for this grant.
To purchase a 2 processor Opteron PC station to support the data analysis related to the University of Massachusetts research program.