Callisto Software (C++ for PC, Tools, Firmware, IDL, Python etc.)

1. Tools, descriptions of host softwareFile, LinkIssue
Callisto installation tool which contains all tools below including PERL (32- and 64 bit), system scheduler (ssfree), IDL- and PYTHON scripts (examples). Also allows to uninstall Callisto system. CallistoInstaller_V1.4.zip (54'309 KB)1.40, 2017-09-15
Host software for Philips tuner CD1316LS/IHP-3 + CD1316LS/IV-3 + CD1316LS/IV running on Windows XP, 2000, Vista, Win 7, Win 8.1, Win 10  (some 12 year old bug solved)Callisto-V119.zip (1.508 MB)1.19, 2015-01-04
Host software for Philips tuner CD1316LS/IHP-3 + CD1316LS/IV-3 + CD1316LS/IV running on Windows XP, 2000, Vista, Win 7, Win 8.1, Win 10 Callisto-V120.zip (1.505 MB)1.20, 2017-08-12
Host software for Philips tuner CD1316LS/IHP-3 + CD1316LS/IV-3 + CD1316LS/IV running on Windows XP, 2000, Vista, Win 7, Win 8.1, Win 10Callisto-V121.zip (1.507 MB)1.21, 2017-09-15
Separate DLL used for Borland C++ Builder 6DLL (1695 KB)2011-06-11
LINUX software on an external server of Metsähovi Radio Observatory, Finland (not supported by us)Linux-Link2011-03-22
Callisto-Lx: Callisto on Raspberry Pi, supported  by Whitham D. Reeve, Anchorage, AlaskaReeve_Callisto-LxRPI.pdf2017-04-26
Callisto-Lx: Setup and Operation Guide, supported  by Whitham D. Reeve, Anchorage, AlaskaReeve_Callisto-Lx_Setup.pdf2017-04-26

2. Tools, descriptions of supporting toolsFile, LinkIssue
Tool to generate a frequency program (frqnnnnn.cfg) out of a spectral overview (files OVS*.PRN)Fgeni.zip (1003 KB)2.2, 2012-08-17
Yet another tool to plot ASCII-files with 2 columns (*.txt, *.prn and *.csv), especially files generated by spectral overviews. Y-axis in dB with 0 dB as the lowest valueM9703APlotter_v4.zip (1066 KB)4.0, 2017-08-13
Tool to automatically adjust Start- and Stop times in the file scheduler.cfg, depending on location parameterAutoSched.zip (494 KB)1.0, 2017-07-21
Tool to manually adjust IF-filtersSimple.zip (386 KB)1.0, 2011-06-17
Tool to generate plots and graphic files out of a light-curve file, based on DISLIN. Foreseen as a tool for real-time observation like transit measurmentsPlotLC_V1.2.zip (1686 KB)
1.3, 2017-08-13
Tool to generate a plot out of a light-curve file, based on PNG-library. PNG-file foreseen to be sent to a website.wwwgen_V1.21.zip (342 KB)1.21, 2017-09-15
Tool to plan observational parameter for the most important radio sourcesAstro.zip (947 KB)3.2, 2009-01-14
Tool to view FITS-file written in Java by P. Messmer. Needs Java runtime system installed in advanceJavaViewer.jar (244 KB)2007-01-09
Tool to view FITS-file written in Java by P. Messmer. Needs Java runtime system installed in advance. Newer version which can also read HDF5 files written by J. AkeretRAPPViewer.jar (9930 KB)2015-05-21
PERL script and Batch-file to move data to a remote server. It also produces a backup on any separate drive (nees to be adapted individually). Script trigerred by free scheduler tool 'ssfree.exe'ftpupload_V3.zip (2549 KB)
Manual (464 KB) W. Reeve
3.00, 2017-07-09
3.00,2017-07-09

3. Manuals, descriptionsFile, LinkIssue
Operating manual (Pocket Guide)eCallistoManual.pdf (549 KB)1.14, 2011-06-01
Detailed software setup manual (Link to W. Reeve, Alaska)SetupManual (~5.2 MB)Link
USB-port management (Link to W. Reeve, Alaska)USBportmanagement (~0.95 MB)Link
Investigation of Compatibility Problems When Using Callisto withWindows 7 (Link to W. Reeve, Alaska)USB-Serial-Investigation (~490 KB)Link
English manaul for FTP-Watchdog (old version W. Reeve, Alaska)Instructions FTP-WatchDog (245 KB)2.00, 2012-06-01
English manaul for FTP-Watchdog (new version W. Reeve, Alaska)Instructions FTP-WatchDog (697 KB)3.00, 2013-02-06
Editing Windows Registry for Time SynchronizationTiming (html)1.00, 2017-05-05

4. Descriptions of RISC processor software (firmware)File, LinkIssue
ATmega16 Software for CD1316L/IV, 27 MHz 2nd local oscillatorATmega16-V17.zip (242 KB)1.7, 2011-06-21
ATmega16 Software for CD1316L/IV, 25.43 MHz 2nd local oscillator including HEX-filesATmega16-V18.zip (289 KB)1.8, 2013-03-02

5. Examples in IDL, SSWIDLFile, LinkIssue
Plotting in SSWIDL, how to use functionsSSWIDL-Link1.00, 2009-01-23, A. Csillaghy FHNW
How to upgrade from IDL to SSWIDLSSW-upgrade (2 KB)1.00, 2013-06-21, M. Battaglia FHNW
How to plot a spectral overview (intensity versus frequency)ov.zip (90KB) 1.00, 2009-04-21
How to plot a frequency program (frequency versus channel number)fplot.zip (233KB)1.00, 2009-04-21
How to plot a light curve (intensity versus time)LCplot.zip (233KB)1.00, 2009-04-21
How to plot a single spectrum (intensity versus frequency)specplot.zip (233KB)1.00, 2009-04-21
How to plot a 2D-spectrum (intensity versus time and frequency)2dspcplot.zip (233KB)1.00, 2009-04-21
How to plot FITS-files overlapping in time domainoverlapplot.zip (611KB)1.00, 2009-04-21
How to plot FITS-files overlapping in frequency domainPhoenix3.zip (2396KB)     1.00, 2010-01-28


6. SunPy, examples in PYTHONFile, LinkIssue
SunPy Documentation, for examples see links below
Link1.00, 2014-01-08, SunPy Community
Simple example in Python version 2.7.5.2 with column- and row-number as axis-labels. The zip-file also contains a FIT-file with a type III burst as well as a zoomed plotExample_00 (625 KB)1.00, 2014-01-28
Simple example in Python version 2.7.5.2 with time and frequency as axis-labels. The zip-file also contains a FIT-file with a type III burst as well as a zoomed plotExample_01 (608 KB)1.00, 2014-01-28
Example with background subtracted in Python version 2.7.5.2 with time and frequency as axis-labels. The zip-file also contains a FIT-file with a type III burst as well as a zoomed plotExample_02 (481 KB)1.00, 2014-01-28
Example in SunPy with absolute time axis and reversed frequency-axis.The zip-file also contains a FIT-file with a type III burst as well as a zoomed plotExample_03 (554 KB)1.01, 2017-09-15
Python example on how to plot a FIT-file including saving the frequency table as an ASCII-file in normal and reversed sequenceSaveFrequenciesFromFITS (547 KB)1.00, 2015-05-15
Python example plots several versions of a 2D spectrogram, light curves and single spectra. Delete one window after the other to see the next one.Python2D_LC_SS.zip (270 KB)1.01, 2017-09-15

Version: 2017-09-15
Responsible: Christian Monstein monstein(at)astro.phys.ethz.ch

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