NOMAD Observation Types

Data can be found on the nomadsci ftp in HDF5 format. Files are sorted by data level, year, month and day, and filenames are of the form YYYYMMDD__hhmmss_Channel_ObservationTypeLetter_DiffractionOrder.h5, where:

Every NOMAD HDF5 file is given a letter to denote the type of observation. The following observation types are defined for NOMAD. Each type of science observation is assigned a letter, and calibration observations are assigned the letter C:

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