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componentlist.spectrumtype - Function

1.2.1 Returns the spectral shape of the component


Description

The spectrumtype function returns the current spectral shape of the specified component. The spectral shape defines how the flux of the component varies with frequency. Currently there are two spectral shapes available. These are ’Constant’ and ’Spectral Index’. This function returns one of these two strings.

Arguments





Inputs

which

An index specifying which component. An integer between 0 and one less than the list length, inclusively

allowed:

int

Default:

Returns
string

Example

 
 
      cl.open(’crux.cl’)  
      print ’The first component has a’, cl.spectrumtype(1), ’ spectrum’  
 

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