RA - Create Ramp image

(4/17/97)

PURPOSE

Fits a least-squares plane to the picture, and subtracts the plane from the picture. A wedge-shaped overall density profile can thus be removed from the picture.   Example.

USAGE

.OPERATION: RA

.INPUT FILE: PIC001
[Enter the name of the file that needs to be corrected.]

.OUTPUT FILE: IMG043
[Output file name.]

NOTES

  1. This operation should be used for pre-processing whenever the autocorrelation function has a "rooftop" appearance.

  2. The result of the statistical F-test of the multiple correlation coefficient is calculated.

SUBROUTINES

RAMP_P, BETAI

CALLER

UTIL1

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