Title: Virtual Observatories of the Future
Volume: 225 Year: 2001 View Volume 225 on ADS
Editors: Brunner, Robert J.; Djorgovski, S. George; Szalay, Alex S.
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Paper Title Page Authors
Precision Cosmology 3 Szalay, A. S.
Panchromatic Studies of Active Galactic Nuclei 13 Lonsdale, C. J.
Gravitational Lensing with the NVO 21 Squires, G. K.; Tyson, J. A.
NVO and the LSB Universe 28 Schombert, J. M.
The New Paradigm: Novel, Virtual Observatory Enabled Science 34 Brunner, R. J.
Precision Galactic Structure 40 Kent, S.; The SDSS Collaboration
Exploring the Time Domain: Transients 46 Diercks, A. H.
Searches for Rare and New Types of Objects 52 Djorgovski, S. G.; Mahabal, A. A.; Brunner, R. J.; Gal, R. R.; Castro, S.; de Carvalho, R. R.; Odewahn, S. C.
Exploring the Multi-Wavelength, Low Surface Brightness Universe 64 Brunner, R. J.; Djorgovski, S. G.; Gal, R. R.; Mahabal, A. A.; Odewahn, S. C.
The ROSAT Optical X-ray Cluster Survey: A Comparison of X-ray and Optical Cluster Detection Methods and Preliminary Results 69 Donahue, M.; Scharf, C.; Mack, J.; Postman, M.; Lee, P.; Dickinson, M.; Rosati, P.; Stocke, J.
The Luminosity Function of 80 Abell Clusters from the CRoNaRio Catalogs 73 Piranomonte, S.; Longo, G.; Andreon, S.; Puddu, E.; Paolillo, M.; Scaramella, R.; Gal, R.; Djorgovski, S. G.
Group and Cluster Detection in DPOSS Catalogs 80 Puddu, E.; Strazzullo, V.; Andreon, S.; Longo, G.; de Filippis, E.; Gal, R.; Djorgovski, S. G.; Scaramella, R.
The WARPS Galaxy Cluster Survey: A Case Study Using Present-Day Multi-Wavelength Archives 86 Scharf, C. A.
Scaling and Fluctuations in the Galaxy Distribution: Two Tests to Probe Large Scale Structure 90 Sylos Labini, F.; Gabrielli, A.
NASA Mission Archives, Data Centers, and Information Services: A Foundation for the Virtual Observatory 97 Hanisch, R. J.
An Overview of Existing Ground-Based Wide-Area Surveys 103 McLean, B.
Astronomical Data Centers, Information Systems, and Electronic Libraries 108 Egret, D.
Astro-IT Challenges and Big UK Survey Programs-SuperCOSMOS, UKIRT WFCAM, and VISTA 114 Lawrence, A.
Solar System Surveys 118 Pravdo, S. H.
Sky View: Experiences Building a Virtual Telescope 125 McGlynn, T. A.; McDonald, L. M.; White, N. E.
ISAIA: Interoperable Systems for Archival Information Access 130 Hanisch, R. J.
The Digital Sky Project: Prototyping Virtual Observatory Technologies 135 Brunner, R. J.; Prince, T.; Good, J.; Handley, T. H.; Lonsdale, C.; Djorgovski, S. G.
Architecture of the Infrared Science Archive 142 Good, J.; Berriman, G. B.; Chiu, N.; Handley, T.; Johnson, A.; Kong, M.; Lee, W.-P.; Lonsdale, C. J.; Ma, J.; Monkewitz, S.; Norton, S. W.; Zhang, A.
Education &Public Outreach: A View from Research Institutions and Observatories 148 Christian, C.
Museums, Planetaria and the Virtual Observatory 153 Liu, C. T.
The Virtual Observatory and Education: A View From the Classrom 159 White, J. C., II
The ISO Data Archive and Links to Other Archives 165 Arviset, C.; Hernandez, J.; Prusti, T.
An Overview of the Infrared Science Archive 169 Berriman, G. B.; Chiu, N.; Good, J.; Handley, T.; Johnson, A.; Kong, M.; Lee, W.-P.; Lonsdale, C. J.; Ma, J.; Monkewitz, S.; Norton, S. W.; Zhang, A.
The SOHO Data and Information System 173 Dimitoglou, G.; Sánchez Duarte, L.
The CDS Role in the Virtual Observatory 176 Genova, F.; Bonnarel, F.; Dubois, P.; Egret, D.; Fernique, P.; Lesteven, S.; Ochsenbein, F.; Wenger, M.; Jasniewicz, G.
Lessons Learned for the Virtual Observatory from the Scientist's Expert Assistant Project 180 Grosvenor, S.; Jones, J.; Ruley, L.; Fishman, M.; Wolf, K.; Koratkar, A.
The Virtual Solar Observatory 184 Hill, F.
3-D Visualizations of Massive Astronomy Datasets with a Digital Dome 188 Liu, C. T.; Abbott, B.; Emmart, C.; Mac Low, M.-M.; Shara, M.; Summers, F. J.; Tyson, N. D.
Serving the Sky 192 Mahabal, A. A.; Brunner, R. J.; Djorgovski, S. G.; Gal, R. R.; Jacob, J.; Odewahn, S. C.
Rapid Cross Identification for the National Virtual Observatory: The Digital Sky Project 197 Ma, J.; Handley, T.; Good, J.; Johnson, A.; Brunner, R. J.; Prince, T.; Rutledge, R.; Williams, R.
GAIA and Virtual Observatories 201 O'Mullane, W.; Luri, X.
Mining the Virtual Sky 205 Ortiz, P. F.; Ochsenbein, F.; Genova, F.; Wicenec, A.
The Chandra Data Archive 209 Rots, A.
The Space-Time Profile for ISAIA 213 Rots, A.
The Carl Sagan Solar-Stellar Observatory 217 Sanchez-Ibarra, A.; Saucedo-Morales, J.
The Role of Existing Data Archive Centers in the International Virtual Observatory: PixelSets and Catalogs 221 Schade, D.
Solar Web: A Web Tool for Searching in Web-Based Solar Databases 225 Scholl, I.
Multi-Threaded Decomposition of Queries: The SDSS Model 230 Thakar, A. R.; Kunszt, P. Z.; Szalay, A. S.
The ROSAT X-ray Database from All-Sky Survey and Pointed Observations 234 Voges, W.; Boller, T.; Englhauser, J.; Freyberg, M.; Supper, R.
Computer Technology Forecast 241 Gray, J.
Astronomy Image Collections 257 Moore, R. W.
Computational AstroStatistics: Fast Algorithms and Efficient Statistics for Density Estimation in Large Astronomical Datasets 265 Nichol, R. C.; Connolly, A. J.; Moore, A. W.; Schneider, J.; Genovese, C.; Wasserman, L.
Statistical Methodology for the National Virtual Observatory 272 Babu, G. J.; Feigelson, E. D.
Nonparametric Density Estimation: A Brief and Selective Review 279 Genovese, C. R.; Wasserman, L.; Nichol, R. C.; Connolly, A. J.; Schneider, J.; Moore, A. W.
Visualization of Large Multi-Dimensional Datasets 284 Welling, J.; Derthick, M.
Large-Scale Visualization of Digital Sky Surveys 291 Jacob, J. C.; Husman, L. E.
High Speed Interconnects and Parallel Software Libraries: Enabling Technologies for the NVO 297 Kepner, J.; McMahon, J.
Approaches to Federation of Astronomical Data 302 Williams, R.
Distributed Archives Interoperability 316 Cheung, C. Y.
Technologies for Mining Terabytes of Data 323 Wicenec, A. J.
Computer Science Issues in the National Virtual Observatory 329 Goodrich, M. T.
Science User Scenarios for a VO Design Reference Mission 333 Borne, K. D.
A Processing Automaton for Intensive Data 337 Scargle, J. D.; Crutchfield, J. P.; Glymour, C.; Hewett, R.
Summary of USNVO Activities 343 De Young, D. S.
The Design Reference Mission for a Virtual Observatory 347 Boroson, T.
The US NVO White Paper: Toward a National Virtual Observatory: Science Goals, Technical Challenges, and Implementation Plan 353 N/A