NXB files for diffuse emission ("Entire field of view") contained wrong "BACKSCAL" parameter (1.0), and were replced by new files on 2008-11-27.
Please download again if you have already obtained old NXB files.
Announcement and Proposal Submission
Announcement of Opportunity (AO-4) of Suzaku
Announcement of Opportunity of Suzaku Key Project
Remote Proposal Submission (RPS) (
Closed. Thanks for your submission.
US and European researchers can apply for Suzaku observing time through the following sites:
Information on Suzaku
AO-4 Techinical Description [
(08.11.07 AO-4 version)
Suzaku Target list
targets observed during phase I (SWG phase)
targets observed during AO-1
targets observed during AO-2
targets which will be observed during AO-3
XIS response files
for Cycle 4
XIS background spectra (NXB)
XIS CXB spectra (AO-3 version)
HXD response files and background
for Cycle 4
Other information will be uploaded soon.
General Planning Tools (
HEASARC Tools page
For count rate simulations, use
(the command-line version) or
When is a target available? Check with
, which is correct for Suzaku. Note that, for AO-2, Suzaku operations team has imposed a Sun-angle range of 65-110 degrees.
Linux and Solaris versions of
, a tool to investigate multi-mission observing windows and instrument Fields of View, are available.
- Neutral Hydrogen column density
ISAS/JAXA Department of High Energy Astrophysics
Friday, 05-Dec-2008 12:06:25 JST