[Ifeffit] Information content from Athena for Hamilton test?

Bruce Ravel bravel at bnl.gov
Tue Apr 11 08:18:36 CDT 2017

On 04/09/2017 11:59 PM, Will Bennett wrote:
> How is this value of "Information Content" determined in Athena?

This is not explained well in the manual.

The number Athena reports is the fitting range of the data divided by 
the core-hole lifetime of the edge measured.  I am not certain that is 
especially well-justified, but it seems like a reasonable approximation.


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