SAO High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC)

Past Software Projects

Although not actively supported, this software was developed at SAO and may continue to benefit the astronomical community and especially the X-ray astronomy community.

Name Description
Funtools FITS library and analysis programs that hide the complexity of FITS
NCL IRAF cl with tcsh-style line editing
SAOtng "the next generation" of astronomical image display (after saoimage, prior to DS9)
ASSIST a uniform interface to software and information (in collaboration with Mark S. Ackerman)
Everyday Classroom Tools An inquiry-based science curriculum for kindergarten through sixth grade