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SINFONI trending system: HEALTH CHECK report
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Last update: 2014-12-26T05:05:40 (UT)
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same group: psf_flux psf_strehl psf_persistence psf_center
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2012-10-01 The PSF stars are not from an homogenous set
If an outlier is detected, this could be a problem with atmospheric conditions or a known instrumental issue,
- atmospheric conditions or know instrumental issues should be indicated in the NR
- after analysis by QC, the reason will be visible under "scores&comments" [ipercher@eso.org]
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method value unit method value
1 oQC1DB no MEDIAN 2.3 ADU VAL1.8,300.0 16 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
1 QC1DB no none   ADU none  12 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
1 QC1DB no none   ADU none  4 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
1 QC1DB no none   ADU none  0 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
2 oQC1DB no MEDIAN 4.69 ADU VAL1.8,300.0 6 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
2 QC1DB no none   ADU none  2 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
2 QC1DB no none   ADU none  4 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
2 QC1DB no none   ADU none  0 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
3 oQC1DB no MEDIAN 3.73 ADU VAL1.8,300.0 41 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
3 QC1DB no none   ADU none  11 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
3 QC1DB no none   ADU none  30 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
3 QC1DB no none   ADU none  0 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
4 oQC1DB no MEDIAN   ADU VAL1.8,300.0 0 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
4 QC1DB no none   ADU none  0 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
4 QC1DB no none   ADU none  0 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
4 QC1DB no none   ADU none  0 qc_net_flux this | last_yr | all  
*Data sources: QC1DB: QC1 database; LOCAL: local text file | **OPS: OPSLOG data are included
Plot 1
scores: not implemented
data source:sinfoni_psf
(QC1 database)
dataset:
(numbers below apply to this dataset)
qc_net_fluxo
median:2.3ADU
fixed thresholds:1.8...300.0ADU
N_data plotted:16
[click on plot for closeup]
Plot 2
scores: not implemented
data source:sinfoni_psf
(QC1 database)
dataset:
(numbers below apply to this dataset)
qc_net_fluxo
median:4.69ADU
fixed thresholds:1.8...300.0ADU
N_data plotted:6
[click on plot for closeup]
Plot 3
scores: not implemented
data source:sinfoni_psf
(QC1 database)
dataset:
(numbers below apply to this dataset)
qc_net_fluxo
median:3.73ADU
fixed thresholds:1.8...300.0ADU
N_data plotted:41
[click on plot for closeup]
Plot 4
scores: not implemented
data source:sinfoni_psf
(QC1 database)
dataset:
(numbers below apply to this dataset)
qc_net_fluxo
median:no dataADU
fixed thresholds:1.8...300.0ADU
N_data plotted:0
[click on plot for closeup]
This plot

These are the trending plots for the SINFONI QC parameters derived from the PSF calibration frames. PSF standard star monitoring has been implemented beginning 2009-05-01.

The intent is to monitor the MINIMUM flux of the PSF star to insure that it has an adequate S/N. Flux levels should be above 3 ADU/pixel within a 3 sigma aperture for the K and H+K-band. In the case of the J and H-band PSF stars, the minimum allowed flux level is 2 ADU/pixel within a 3 sigma aperture.

The PSF standard star is often used to test the centering of science exposures. Therefore, we monitor the radial offset from the nominal field center: R = sqrt[ (x-x0)^2 + (y-y0)^2 ].

Find more information about SINFONI PSF calibration data here.

Other QC parameters are also trended here.  


General information

Click on any of the plots to see a close-up version. The latest date is indicated on top of the plot, data points belonging to that date are specially marked.

If configured,

  • statistical averages are indicated by a solid line, and thresholds by broken lines
  • outliers are marked by a red asterisk. They are defined as data points outside the threshold lines
  • "aliens" (= data points outside the plot Y limits) are marked by a red arrow ( or )
  • you can download the data for each parameter set if the 'Data downloads' link shows up