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SuperDARN Radar Software Toolkit (RST) 4.5

SuperDARN Data Analysis Working Group; Thomas, E.G.; Schmidt, M.T.; Bland, E.C.; Burrell, A.G.; Ponomarenko, P.V.; Reimer, A.S.; Sterne, K.T.; Walach, M.-T.

New features in version 4.5 of the Radar Software Toolkit (RST) include:

  • New library for processing and plotting ionospheric sounding (snd) mode data
  • New documentation on rawacf file format
  • Fixed "core dump" error in make_fit -old
  • Update of DLM functions to read dat files
  • Fixed grid and map plotting for southern hemisphere data
  • Consolidated plotting code into a single library (does not affect functionality)
  • Updated compiler to C99
  • Removed numerous compilation warnings

The RST is actively developed and maintained by the SuperDARN Data Analysis Working Group (

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