Examples

Example of a simalma routine. More information on this can be seen here.

# Set simalma to default parameters
default("simalma")
# Our project name will be "m51", and all simulation products will be placed in a subdirectory "m51/"
project="m51"
overwrite=True
# Model sky = H_alpha image of M51
os.system('curl https://casaguides.nrao.edu/images/3/3f/M51ha.fits.txt -f -o M51ha.fits')
skymodel="M51ha.fits"
# Set model image parameters:
indirection="J2000 23h59m59.96s -34d59m59.50s"
incell="0.1arcsec"
inbright="0.004"
incenter="330.076GHz"
inwidth="50MHz"
antennalist=["alma.cycle5.3.cfg","aca.cycle5.cfg"]
totaltime="1800s"
tpnant = 2
tptime="7200s"
pwv=0.6
mapsize="1arcmin"
dryrun = False
simalma()