Video walk-through of RSpec

In this fast-paced video, we explore the capabilities of RSpec. This video assumes you already know a fair amount about spectroscopy.

If you want to watch just one video about  RSpec,  this is the one to watch!  Fasten your seat belt, though, because we cover a lot of ground in a short time. If you’re a newcomer to spectroscopy, don’t let this video scare you away!  The other tutorial videos and our on-line community make it easy to get started.

Watch a video that gives an overview of the software’s capabilities: mp4 or Flash

Each release of RSpec also comes with a video tutorial that walks through the new features You can view those videos by clicking on any of these links:

1. Getting Started.   mp4 or Flash

2. Capturing a Spectrum. mp4 or Flash

3. Calibrating your Spectrum. mp4 or Flash

4. Customizing the Profile Graph. mp4 or Flash

5. Saving, Exporting, and Printing.  mp4 or Flash

6. Improving your Profile by stacking (Frame Averaging) mp4 or Flash

7. RSpec’s Focusing Tool. mp4 or Flash

8. Translating RSpec into a new Language. mp4 or Flash

9. How RSpec uses your chip’s multiple cores. mp4 or Flash

10. Adjusting Image Quality with the Histogram. mp4 or Flash

11. Combining Single Images into a Video. mp4 or Flash

12. Update 1 – Binning, FWHM. mp4 or Flash

13. Update 2 – Enhanced background removal, 2nd Y-axis for Reference, Horizontal Align/Calibrate. mp4 or Flash

14. Update 3 – Element Library, Manual dispersion entry, French/German support. mp4 or Flash

15. Adjustment for Instrument Response (part of Update 3) mp4 or Flash

16. Update 4 – Live Library Preview. mp4 or Flash

17. Update 5 – Live Spectrum Synthesis. mp4 or Flash

18. Normalizing for enhanced synthesized spectra. mp4 or Flash

19. Update 6 – Slant, FWHM, Frame Rate Enhancements, Element Library. mp4 or Flash

20. Non-linear Calibration – using more than one point to calibrate in Angstroms. mp4 or Flash

21. Update 7 – Live Video Cropping, Preserving Profile Appearance, expanded Element Library. mp4 or Flash

22. Update 8 – Enhancements to the Appearance screen, Most Recently Used file selection, full 32-bit FITS processing.  mp4 or Flash

23. Non-linear, One-Point Calibration – (part of Update 8 ) mp4 or Flash

24. One-point,  Linear Calibration Revisited – This video doesn’t show any new features, but shows how to calibrate an unknown object in day-to-day operation. mp4 or Flash

25. Update 9 – Zooming, negative flux, Dynamic scaling of Reference profile. mp4 or Flash

26. Update 10 – Vertical call-out lines, equivalent width, enhancements to delete points. mp4 or Flash

27. Update 10b - Pixel map, Color-fill of profile. mp4 or Flash

28. Update 11 – Smooth dispersion setting. mp4 or Flash