Data Reduction Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a way to generate a calibrated 2D  spectrum with the pipeline?

If  the parameter reduce.extract.method in the uves_obs_scired recipe is set to '2d', a 2D extracted and merged image is generated. In Reflex, you do this by clicking on the "Spectrum Exaction" actor, and change the "INIT_EXTRACT_METHOD" to "2d" and "ENABLE_INTERACTIVITY" to "false". In addtion, one has to open the "Spectrum Exaction" actor, click on uves_obs_scired, and set the "output file category" to "".