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NOAO FTP Archives (1Dec95) (from CCS, NOAO Newsletter No. 44, December 1995) The various FTP archives for the National Optical Astronomy Observatories can be found in the following FTP directories. Please log in as anonymous and use your e-mail address as the password. Alternate addresses are given in parentheses. ftp ctios1.ctio.noao.edu (139.229.2.1), cd ctio CTIO archives - Argus and 1.5-m BME information, 4-m PF plate catalog, TEX template for e-mail proposals, filter library, instrument manuals, standard star fluxes. ftp ftp.sunspot.noao.edu (146.5.2.1), cd pub Directory containing SP software and data products - coronal maps, active region lists, sunspot numbers, SP Workshop paper templates, information on international meetings, SP observing schedules, NSO observing proposal templates, Radiative Inputs of the Sun to the Earth (RISE) Newsletters, and SP newsletters (The Sunspotter). ftp ftp.noao.edu (140.252.1.24), cd to one of the following directories: aladdin (gemini.tuc.noao.edu) - Information on the Aladdin program, which is a collaboration between NOAO and the US Naval Observatory to develop a 1024 x 1024 InSb infrared focal plane at the Santa Barbara Research Center. catalogs - Directory of some astronomical catalogues: Jacoby et al. catalog, "A Library of Stellar Spectra," the "Catalogue of Principal Galaxies," the "Hipparcos Input Catalogue" and the Northern Proper Motion Catalog. fts (argo.tuc.noao.edu, cd pub/atlas) - Directory containing solar FTS high-resolution spectral atlases. gemini (gemini.tuc.noao.edu) - Information from the International Gemini 8-Meter Telescopes Project. gong (helios.tuc.noao.edu, cd pub/gong) - Directory containing GONG helioseismology software and data products - velocity, modulation and intensity maps, power spectra. iraf (iraf.noao.edu) - IRAF network archive containing the IRAF distributions, documentation, layered software, and other IRAF related files. It is best to ftp to iraf.noao.edu directly to download large amounts of data, such as an IRAF distribution. kpno (orion.tuc.noao.edu) - KPNO directory containing filter lists and data, Hydra information, new LaTeX observing form templates, instrument manuals, KPNO observing and monthly support schedules, platelogs for 4-m PF, user questionnaire, reference documents (wavelength atlases), SQIID scripts for data reduction. kpvt (argo.tuc.noao.edu - Directory containing various KP VTT solar data products - magnetic field, He I 1083 nm equivalent width, Ca II K-line intensity. noao (gemini.tuc.noao.edu) - Miscellaneous databases, report from Gemini WG on the high resolution optical spectrograph. nso (orion.tuc.noao.edu) - Directory containing NSO observing forms. preprints - NOAO preprints that are available electronically. sn1987a - An Optical Spectrophotometric Atlas of Supernova 1987A in the LMC. starform - project (mira.tuc.noao.edu, cd pub/sfproject) - Directory containing progress reports and information on when/where to obtain SQIID star formation project data. tex - LaTeX utilities for the AAS/ASP. utils - Various utilities: currently only some PostScript tools. weather (gemini.tuc.noao.edu) - weather satellite pictures. wiyn (orion.tuc.noao.edu) - WIYN directory tree containing information relating to the WIYN telescope, including information relating to the NOAO science operations on WIYN. The following are the numerical IP addresses for the machines mentioned above: argo.tuc.noao.edu = 140.252.1.21 ctios1.ctio.noao.edu = 139.229.2.1 ftp.noao.edu = 140.252.1.24 gemini.tuc.noao.edu = 140.252.1.11 helios.tuc.noao.edu = 140.252.8.105 iraf.noao.edu = 140.252.1.1 mira.tuc.noao.edu = 140.252.3.85 orion.tuc.noao.edu = 140.252.1.22 ftp.sunspot.noao.edu = 146.5.2.1 Questions or problems may be directed to the following: Steve Heathcote (sheathcote@noao.edu) for the CTIO archives, Frank Hill (fhill@noao.edu) for all solar archives, and Steve Grandi (grandi@noao.edu) or Jeannette Barnes (jbarnes@noao.edu) for all others (and they will direct your questions as needed). For further information about NOAO and its associated projects see the World Wide Web URL: http://www.noao.edu/. Jeannette Barnes
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