AIPS HELP file for EFACTOR in 31DEC22
As of Tue May 30 18:25:33 2023
Type: Adverb (Real)
Use: A multiplication factor.
Used in Gaussian-fitting tasks when exploring the deconvoltion
of the fit widths from the Clean beam. The 27 possible
combinations of the fit values plus EFACTOR * (-1, 0, 1) * the
uncertainties in the 2 widths and position angle are tried. The
extrema of the deconvolved values are reported along with the
deconvolved values at the fit values.
Null value: 0 -> 1.3
IMFIT......Fits Gaussians to portions of an image.
JMFIT......Fits Gaussians to portions of an image.
SAD........Finds and fits Gaussians to portions of an image