Example of Basic MDI Data Manipulation Using IDL

This example demonstrates basic IDL manipulation of an MDI intensitygram. It illustrates reading in a file; rotating, cropping, scaling and rebinning it; writing output to FITS and gif files; examining a single row of pixels; and computing the average of a subset of pixels. Some of the IDL procedures used are from SolarSoft. The commands are also combined in one procedure file with comments:

Oct 2005