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vpmanager.setcannedpb - Function

2.3.2 Select a vp/pb from our library of common pb models


Description

We have many vp/pb models ready to go for a variety of telescopes. If ’DEFAULT’ isselected, the system default for that telescope and frequency is used.

Arguments





Inputs

telescope

Which telescope in the MS will use this vp/pb?

allowed:

string

Default:

VLA

othertelescope

If telescope==”OTHER”, specify name here

allowed:

string

Default:

dopb

Should we apply the vp/pb to this telescope’s data?

allowed:

bool

Default:

true

commonpb

List of common vp/pb models: DEFAULT code figures it out

allowed:

string

Default:

DEFAULT

dosquint

Enable the natural beam squint found in the common vp model

allowed:

bool

Default:

false

paincrement

Increment in Parallactic Angle for asymmetric (ie, squinted) vp application

allowed:

any

Default:

variant 720deg

usesymmetricbeam

Not currently used

allowed:

bool

Default:

false

Returns
record
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