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  157   Mon Dec 3 00:10:42 2007 ranaDAQComputer Scripts / ProgramslinemonI've started up one of our first Matlab based
DMT processes as a test.
  
  159   Mon Dec 3 17:55:39 2007 tobinHowToComputer Scripts / ProgramslinemonMatlab's Signal Processing toolbox has a [url=http://www.mathworks.com/access/helpdesk/help/toolbox/signal/index.html?/access/helpdesk/help/toolbox/signal/spectrum.html]set
of algorithms for identifying sinusoids in
data[/url].  Some of them (e.g., [url=http://www.mathworks.com/access/helpdesk/help/toolbox/signal/index.html?/access/helpdesk/help/toolbox/signal/rootmusic.html&http://www.mathworks.com/cgi-bin/texis/webinator/search/]rootmusic[/url])
  
  160   Mon Dec 3 19:06:49 2007 ranaDAQComputer Scripts / ProgramslinemonI turned up my nose at Matlab's special tools.
I modified the linetracker to use the
relationship [U][B]phase = 2*pi*f*t[/B][/U]
 spd64d1.jpg 
  166   Wed Dec 5 16:57:36 2007 tobinHowToComputer Scripts / ProgramsSR785 data converter on linuxI was pleased to find that the SR785 Data
Viewer (including the command line conversion
utility) installs and works in linux using
  
  175   Thu Dec 6 18:11:15 2007 robHowToComputer Scripts / ProgramsMaking DMF monitors
I was able to use the matlab compiler to
compile a version of the [B]linetracker[/B]
  
  180   Fri Dec 7 14:14:48 2007 robMetaphysicsComputer Scripts / Programstdsread problems on Solaris
[COLOR=darkblue]tdsread[/COLOR] has developed
a strange new illness, whereby it cannot
  
  181   Fri Dec 7 18:28:30 2007 tobinUpdateComputer Scripts / Programscompiled matlab hoses itselfAndrey pointed out to me that some matlab
functions in the Signal Processing Toolbox
were dying with errors.  Looking into the
  
  182   Fri Dec 7 18:31:30 2007 tobinUpdateComputer Scripts / Programscompiled matlab hoses itselfAddendnum.  The reason the linemon_mcr command
was in the path was because of the user issuing
the command "addpath(genpath(pwd))" where
  
  184   Mon Dec 10 13:54:26 2007 robHowToComputer Scripts / ProgramsDon't blame the Matlab compiler
For human error.  We should be careful to
only run the compiler outside the mDV directory
  
  187   Mon Dec 10 20:35:59 2007 tobinConfigurationComputer Scripts / Programsautolocking scriptsI added this tidbit of csh code to the MZ
autolocker to prevent multiple copies from
running (on one computer):
  
  191   Thu Dec 13 23:56:02 2007 AndreyConfigurationComputer Scripts / ProgramsOvernight measurements
[COLOR=blue]After my disease[/COLOR] (fever,
vomitting, nose problem, overall weakness)
  
  194   Mon Dec 17 23:42:08 2007 AndreyConfigurationComputer Scripts / ProgramsOvernight measurements in X-arm
I am making overnight measurements this night
(from Monday to Tuesday) in XARM.
  
  195   Tue Dec 18 00:51:39 2007 AndreyUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsResults of Saturday overnight measurements
As I indicated in the previous e-log entry
(#194), I made overnight measurements in
 11x 
  198   Tue Dec 18 23:27:36 2007 AndreyConfigurationComputer Scripts / ProgramsNew overnight measurements (this night from Tue to Wed)
[COLOR=red]I am making overnight measurements
in XARM tonight.[/COLOR]
  
  199   Tue Dec 18 23:41:00 2007 AndreySummaryComputer Scripts / ProgramsResults of Mon/Tue overnight measurements (entry #194)
Here I inform our community about the results
of the measurements of RMS values in XARM
 12x 
  201   Wed Dec 19 15:51:00 2007 AndreyUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsDaytime measurements in XARM and their results
I was making measurements in XARM for three
different nights. All the results agree with
 11x 
  202   Wed Dec 19 16:07:37 2007 AndreySummaryComputer Scripts / ProgramsResults of overnight measurements Tue/Wed night (entry #198)
As indicated in ELOG entry 198, I was making
[COLOR=red]overnight measurements during
 11x 
  205   Thu Dec 20 02:04:09 2007 AndreyUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsNew overnight measurements in XARM and their results
I ran in the daytime/evening time my program,
changing the damping gains in suspension
 11x 
  208   Thu Dec 20 21:57:34 2007 AndreyUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsMeasurements in XARM today
Today at 2PM I started a program, it should
change the suspension gains in the interval
 Accelerom_ETMX.pngAccelerom_ITMX.png 
  209   Thu Dec 20 21:58:28 2007 AndreySummaryComputer Scripts / ProgramsResults for 2 previous XARM measurements have been added
I attached results (plots) of yesterday's
daytime and overnight measurements to the
  
  251   Mon Jan 21 23:30:03 2008 AndreyUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsMatlab Program for Q-factor measurements (XARM -> ITMX and ETMX)
Finally I overcame difficulties with adapting
Sonia's Matlab programs for XARM (Sonia's
 Example-ITMX_POS_40.png 
  261   Thu Jan 24 22:10:49 2008 AndreyConfigurationComputer Scripts / ProgramsProblem with channels - help of Rana, Robert or Steve is needed
I definitely spoiled something (changes some
settings) by chaotically clicking those blue
  
  273   Sat Jan 26 02:34:34 2008 AndreyUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsOvernight Measuremts in XARM
I am running the program for measuring RMS
of peaks in XARM tonight. I just started
  
  311   Tue Feb 12 16:18:29 2008 robConfigurationComputer Scripts / Programsautoburt cron moved to op340m
I moved the autoburt cron job from op440m
to op340m.  For some reason, [B]burtrb[/B]
  
  338   Fri Feb 22 20:42:44 2008 AndreySummaryComputer Scripts / ProgramsIt seems I succeeded in theoretical simulations
I am pretty happy at this moment.
 RMS_peak_08Hz-Theoretical.pngRMS_peak_08Hz-QI-QE.pngRMS_peak_3Hz-Theoretical.pngRMS_peak_broad-interv-Theoretical.png 
  339   Fri Feb 22 21:19:38 2008 AndreyBureaucracyComputer Scripts / ProgramsMDV library does not work at "LINUX 2"
While working on Thursday evening with Matlab
scripts "dttfft2" and "get_data", I noticed
  
  343   Thu Feb 28 12:31:33 2008 robBureaucracyComputer Scripts / ProgramsMDV library does not work at "LINUX 2"[quote]
While working on Thursday evening with Matlab
scripts "dttfft2" and "get_data", I noticed
  
  359   Wed Mar 5 12:35:09 2008 JohnSummaryComputer Scripts / ProgramsPlot photodiode responses in MatLabA matlab function to plot the responses of
photodiodes. There's still plenty of room
for improvement but it should work for all
 PD6DeltaT.jpgPD6.jpgPDbw.jpg 
  375   Thu Mar 13 12:11:58 2008 aivanovUpdateComputer Scripts / Programsrouting PEM -> ASS -> SUS_MCL
on ASS RFM 1 has PEM signals at
  
  376   Thu Mar 13 13:15:09 2008 aivanovUpdateComputer Scripts / Programsnew sfotware intall, backup filesNew:
op440m:40m>ls -alt /cvs/cds/caltech/target/c1susvme[12]/*.o
-rw-r--r--    1 controls staff       57920
  
  380   Fri Mar 14 15:06:24 2008 robUpdateComputer Scripts / Programsrouting PEM -> ASS -> SUS_MCL[quote]
on ASS RFM 1 has PEM signals at
  
  430   Sun Apr 20 20:29:46 2008 ranaUpdateComputer Scripts / Programstdsread bugs[COLOR=darkred]There seems to be a problem
with reading the C1:IOO-MASTER_OVERFLOW field
  
  433   Mon Apr 21 13:12:21 2008 robUpdateComputer Scripts / Programstdsread bugs[quote][COLOR=darkred]There seems to be a
problem with reading the C1:IOO-MASTER_OVERFLOW
field 
  
  440   Wed Apr 23 22:39:54 2008 AndreyDAQComputer Scripts / ProgramsProblem with "get_data" and slow PEM channels
It turns out that I cannot read minute trends
for the slow weather channels for more than
  
  441   Thu Apr 24 11:50:10 2008 josephbSummaryComputer Scripts / ProgramsUseful tidbits learned while tracking the network setupIn process of understanding the network setup
I've learned several things:
  
  458   Mon Apr 28 23:44:33 2008 AndreyUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsWeather.db
I was trying to figure out how to modify
the file "Weather.db" so that the atm.pressure
  
  484   Sun May 18 18:14:30 2008 ranaSummaryComputer Scripts / Programsautlockers and cronToday I noticed that the MC was unlocked,
the MC autolocker was off, the PSL autolocker
was off,
  
  490   Wed May 21 15:21:33 2008 robUpdateComputer Scripts / Programsautolockers and cron
I added hourly cron jobs to op340m to ensure
that 
  
  500   Tue May 27 16:24:54 2008 tobinConfigurationComputer Scripts / ProgramsndsproxyThe NDS Proxy is a program that accepts NDS
(LIGO Network Data Server) connections from
the internet and relays them to
  
  535   Mon Jun 16 18:26:01 2008 Max JonesUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsNoise Budget ChangesIn the directory cvs/cds/caltech/NB the following
changes were made:
  
  542   Wed Jun 18 18:32:09 2008 Max JonesUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsNB UpdateI am reconfiguring the the noisebudget code
currently in use at the sights. To that end,
I have done the following things (in addition
  
  565   Wed Jun 25 11:36:14 2008 Max JonesUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsFirst Week UpdateFor the first week I have been modifying the
noise budget script in caltech/NB to run
with 40 m parameters and data. As per Rana's
 C1_NoiseBudgetPlot_Day.epsC1_NoiseBudgetPlot_Night.eps 
  576   Thu Jun 26 18:27:04 2008 ranaUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsNo Dataviewer No CryDataviewer was hanging. It would open the
Grace window but then not plot anything.
Since DTT was working
  
  578   Thu Jun 26 20:59:22 2008 ranaUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsAlarm Handler[COLOR=red][SIZE=5][B]Please do not turn off
the Alarm Handler on op540m.[/B][/SIZE][/COLOR]
  
  615   Tue Jul 1 14:24:58 2008 robHowToComputer Scripts / Programsconlog time machine
I've written a perl script (now in the $SCRIPTS/general
directory) which implements a "conlog restore"
  
  617   Tue Jul 1 21:27:27 2008 robHowToComputer Scripts / Programsslider twiddling after reboot
Sometimes after we reboot the front-end machines,
some of the hardware gets stuck in an unknown
  
  721   Wed Jul 23 10:49:37 2008 MaxUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsWeekly Progress ReportThis week I installed the magnetometer. The
channels seem to be reading correctly. I'm
back to working on noise budget and have
  
  766   Wed Jul 30 13:08:44 2008 Max JonesUpdateComputer Scripts / ProgramsWeekly SummaryThis week I've been working on the noise budget
script. The goal is to add Siesmic, Darm,
Mich, Prc and magnetometer noise. I believe
 C1_NoiseBudgetPlot.pdf 
  784   Sat Aug 2 16:05:38 2008 ranaConfigurationComputer Scripts / ProgramsmDV updateI did an [B]svn update on our mDV[/B] directory.
Justin has improved it so that the NDS client
binaries
  
  988   Wed Sep 24 19:13:06 2008 ranaConfigurationComputer Scripts / Programsupdatedb & locate: megatron & rosalbaI ran [I]updatedb[/I] as root today on megatron
and rosalba just before the meeting. 
It finished at ~14:10 on both machines so
  
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