University of Michigan 2017
An important part of a Community Day are the hands-on sessions, including proposal preparation, observation preparation, and data reduction. Therefore, it is very important for participants to do the following well prior to the Community Day (it is very unlikely you will be able to install CASA and download data during the Community Day).
- To be able to prepare and submit ALMA/VLA/VLBA proposals, register at both the NRAO user databaseALMA user database if you have not done so yet.
- Bring a laptop.
- Install the ALMA OT for Cycle 5.
- Download and install CASA 4.7.2.
- go.nrao.edu/vla-we we will be using during the hands-on data reduction and imaging tutorial. The name of the file is 3C391.tar. Firefox browser recommended to access the ftp site, alternatively follow the ftp instructions at