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Astrogrid and data mining
Author(s): Clive Page
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Paper Abstract

Moves to start building the virtual observatory are already under way in Europe where funding has been approved for both the Astrophysical Virtual Observatory and the UK's Astrogrid project. This paper outlines some of the data challenges, discusses the merits of FITS and XML for data archiving, the difficulties of finding suitable software for the management of data archives, and for data mining.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 November 2001
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 4477, Astronomical Data Analysis, (1 November 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.447188
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Clive Page, Univ. of Leicester (United Kingdom)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4477:
Astronomical Data Analysis
Jean-Luc Starck; Fionn D. Murtagh, Editor(s)

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