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Astronomical data analysis software and systems XIX; proceedings.


Astronomical data analysis software and systems XIX; proceedings.

Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems (19th: 2009: Sapporo, Japan) Ed. by Y. Mizumoto et al.

Astronomical Soc./Pacific


518 pages



Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference series; v.434


The 44 oral and 89 poster presentations cover large systems, archive architectures, time domain astronomy, visual applications, and the virtual observatory as the main themes. Topics of invited oral papers include the Spitzer Heritage Archive, an overview of the Palomar Transient Factory Pipeline and Archive at the Infrared Processing and Analysis Center, and data visualization and statistics in the virtual observatory environment. Other papers discuss such matters as using multipartite graphs for recommendation and discovery, a reusable state machine code generator, building astronomical databases with Saada, and algorithms and architectures for astronomical data compression.

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