Gaussian IDL

This tutorial for the Interactive Data Language (IDL) was developed for graduate students in an introductory course on astronomical techniques at the University of Virginia. It consists of a guide to the basic functions of IDL and a set of exercises, both oriented toward 2-dimensional image processing:

Using the exercises

Other tips

The exercises were developed for Unix/Linux/MAC OS-X workstations. Most should work well in Microsoft Windows, though there may be occasional hangups with displays and such.

Please let me know of errors or difficulties you encounter with the tutorial.


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Last modified January 2015 by Robert W. O'Connell

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