12.11 Cycle 23 Calibration Program

The Cycle 23 calibration plans for COS continued the routine calibration and monitoring programs performed in previous Cycles. Brief descriptions of the programs are listed in Table 12.2. The full calibration plan for Cycle 23 is listed in Table 12.12.


Table 12.12: Cycle 23 Calibration Programs.

Program NameProgram ID

NUV MAMA Fold Distribution

14444

NUV Detector Dark Monitor

14442

NUV Spectroscopic Sensitivity Monitor

14441

NUV Internal/External Wavelength Scale Monitor

14443

FUV Detector Dark Monitor

14436

FUV Spectroscopic Sensitivity Monitor

14435

FUV Internal/External Wavelength Scale Monitor

14437

COS FUV Detector Gain Maps

14439

COS Pure Parallel Observations of Geocoronal Ly alpha

14438

COS Target Acquisition Monitor

14440