esorex vmspphot [OPTIONS] FILE.sof


This recipe can be used to apply a spectro-photometric flux calibration to any number of 1D-extracted spectral frames generated by the recipes vmmosobsstare, vmmosobsjitter, and vmifuscience.

Input files:

  DO category:                Type:       Explanation:            Required:
  or IFU_SCIENCE_REDUCED      Product     Extracted MOS or IFU spectra Y
  EXTINCT_TABLE               Calib       Atmospheric extinction       Y
  or IFU_SPECPHOT_TABLE       Calib       Response curve               .

Output files:

  DO category:                Data type:  Explanation:
  or IFU_SCIENCE_FLUX_REDUCED FITS image  Flux calibrated objects spectra

For more details, please refer to the VIMOS Pipeline User\'s Guide.


--ApplyResponse <bool>

Apply instrument response. (bool; default: True). The full name of this option for the EsoRex configuration file is vimos.Parameters.flux.response [default = True].

Note that it is possible to create a configuration file containing these options, along with suitable default values. Please refer to the details provided by the 'esorex --help' command.

RELATED TO vmspphot…

The full documentation for the vimos pipeline can be downloaded as a PDF file using the following URL:


An overview over the existing ESO pipelines can be found on the web page

Basic documentation about the EsoRex program can be found at the esorex (1) man page.

It is possible to call the pipelines from python using the python-cpl package. See for further information.

The other recipes of the vimos pipeline are vmifucombinecube(7), vmifucalib(7), vmimflatsky(7), vmspflat(7), vmmosobsstare(7), vmimflatscreen(7), vmimpreimaging(7), vmimcalphot(7), vmmoscombine(7), vmimstandard(7), vmmosobsjitter(7), vmifucombine(7), vmimobsjitter(7), vmdet(7), vmmosscience(7), vmmosstandard(7), vmspcaldisp(7), vmifustandard(7), vmbias(7), vmmoscalib(7), vmimobsstare(7), vmdark(7), vmifuscience(7)


vmspphot 2.9.15


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