Title: Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems XI
Volume: 281 Year: 2002 View Volume 281 on ADS
Editors: Bohlender, David A.; Durand, Daniel; Handley, Thomas H.
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AstroGrid: the UK's Virtual Observatory Initiative 3 Mann, Robert G.; The Astrogrid Consortium; Lawrence, Andy; Davenhall, Clive; Mann, Bob; McMahon, Richard; Irwin, Mike; Walton, Nic; Rixon, Guy; Watson, Mike; Osborne, Julian; Page, Clive; Allan, Peter; Giaretta, David; Perry, Chris; Pike, Dave; Sherman, John; Murtagh, Fionn; Harra, Louise; Bentley, Bob; Mason, Keith; Garrington, Simon
Theory in a Virtual Observatory 7 Teuben, Peter; De Young, Dave; Hut, Piet; Levy, Stuart; Makino, Jun; McMillan, Steve; Portegies Zwart, Simon; Slavin, Shawn
Grid Technologies and Applications: Architecture and Achievements 11 Foster, Ian
VO Data Model - FITS, XML plus NDF: the Whole is More than the Sum of the Parts 20 Giaretta, David; Wallace, Patrick; Bly, Martin; McIlwrath, Brian; Page, Clive; Gray, Norman; Taylor, Mark
XML in Action for VO Solutions 25 Fernique, Pierre; Bonnarel, François; Louys, Mireille; Ochsenbein, François; Wenger, Marc
Architectures for the Virtual Observatory 29 Williams, Roy
Data Mining and the Virtual Observatory: A Data Centre Viewpoint 36 Schade, David; Dowler, Pat; Durand, Daniel; Hill, Norman; Gaudet, Severin; Bohlender, David
Interoperability 41 Genova, Françoise
ClassX: Prototyping the Virtual Observatory with an X-ray Classifier 50 McGlynn, T.; Angelini, L.; Corcoran, M.; Drake, S.; Hanisch, R.; White, R.; Postman, M.; Donahue, M.; Suchkov, A.; Genova, F.; Ochsenbein, F.; Fernique, P.; Wenger, M.
TEBC: A Multi-mission Time, Ephemeris, and Barycenter Correction Package 54 Rots, Arnold H.
The ISO Data Archive and Interoperability with Other Archives 58 Salama, Alberto; Arviset, Christophe; Hernández, José; Dowson, John; Osuna, Pedro
The On-Line Archive Science Information Services (OASIS) as an Enabling Technology for Visual Cross-Comparisons Between Multiple Data Sets 63 Berriman, G. B.; Kong, M.; Good, J. C.; Lonsdale, C. J.; Voges, W.; Henry, T. J.; Bean, J. L.; Blackwell, J.
Next Generation Science Archives: Lessons Learned for Archive Interoperability in the Virtual Observatory Era 68 Micol, Alberto; Dolensky, Markus; Pierfederici, Francesco; Pirenne, Benoit
StarView: A Uniform Interface to Multiple Archives 73 Gaffney, Niall I.; Brandt, Molly; Donahue, Megan
The Russian Virtual Observatory: Principles and Realization 77 Vitkovskij, V.; Dluznevskaja, O.; Malkov, O.; Piskunov, A.
Parallel and Distributed Astronomical Imaging with the Glish Software Bus 83 Willis, A. G.
SIRTF Science Operations Architecture - A User's Perspective 88 Rector, John A.; Handley, Thomas H., Jr.; Jacobson, Jeffery D.; Turek, Gabriella
ESO's Next Generation Archive System 95 Wicenec, Andreas; Knudstrup, Jens; Johnston, Stephen
Opening New Windows in Astronomical Data Processing with LOFAR 99 van der Schaaf, K.; Noordam, J. E.; Smirnov, O. M.; de Vos, C. M.
The ALMA Common Software as a Basis for a Distributed Software Development 103 Raffi, Gianni; Chiozzi, Gianluca; Glendenning, Brian
HEALPix --- a Framework for High Resolution, Fast Analysis on the Sphere 107 Górski, Krzysztof M.; Banday, A. J.; Hivon, E.; Wandelt, B. D.
Query Performance in the SDSS Early Data Release 112 Thakar, Aniruddha R.; Kunszt, Peter Z.; Szalay, Alexander S.; Stoughton, Christopher; Gray, James; Vandenberg, Jan V.
The Application of PC-Based Virtual Reality to Physics and Astronomy 116 Chakaveh, S.; Skaley, D.; Zlender, U.; Breitschwerdt, D.
Specview: a Java Tool for Spectral Visualization and Model Fitting 120 Busko, I.
Planck Integrated Data and Information System - Federation Aspects 125 Hazell, A.; Bennett, K.; Williams, O.
A Python-Based IRAF Regression Testing System 129 Bushouse, H.; Simon, B.; Shukla, H.; Wyckoff, E.
Shelter from the Storm: Protecting the Chandra X-ray Observatory from Radiation 132 Cameron, Robert A.; Morris, David C.; Virani, Shanil N.; Wolk, Scott J.; Blackwell, William C.; Minow, Joseph I.; O'dell, Stephen L.
A Compact Java Class Library for FITS 136 Grosbøl, Preben
An Array Module for Python 140 Greenfield, Perry; Miller, Todd; Hsu, Jin-Chung; White, Richard L.
The Infinitely Configurable Observation Query Tool 144 Rippa, Mathew; Economou, Frossie; Jenness, Tim; Hirst, Paul; Tilanus, Remo; Delorey, Kynan; Adamson, Andy
The Scientific Uplink System for SIRTF: Design to Implementation 152 Dodd, Suzanne R.; Heinrichsen, Ingolf
The Design of an Object-Oriented, Distributable Camera Control System for the Ultracam Project 156 Tierney, Chris; Beard, Steven
The Expanded VLA Project 160 Sahr, Bill; Hunt, Gareth; Cornwell, Tim
Toward a Multi-threaded Glish 164 Schiebel, D. R.
WCSTools 3.0: More Tools for Image Astrometry and Catalog Searching 169 Mink, Douglas J.
An SAO-DS9-Based Widget Interface for Compressed Images 173 Gastaud, René D.; Popoff, Fabien S.; Starck, Jean-Luc
A Web-Based Image Viewer for Wide-Field Survey Data 177 Tody, Doug; Fitzpatrick, Mike
NG/AMS: The Next Generation Archive Management System 181 Knudstrup, Jens; Wicenec, Andreas; Johnston, Stephen
RPLsh: An Interactive Shell for Stack-based Numerical Computation 184 Rauch, Kevin P.
Directly Connecting the Very Long Baseline Array 188 Hunt, Gareth; Romney, Jonathan D.; Walker, R. Craig
A Survey of Python Plotting Packages for PyRAF 193 de La Peña, M. D.; Greenfield, P.
PyDrizzle: Using Python to Simplify Running the IRAF Task `drizzle' 197 Hack, Warren J.
A Study of Application Development under Proprietary and Open Source Systems 202 Stobie, E. B.; de La Peña, M. D.
ASCfit - Automatic Stellar Coordinate Fitting Package 207 Jørgensen, Peter S.; Riis, Troels; Betto, Maurizio; Pickles, Andrew
A Prototype Browser and Portal for Access to Data Grids 211 Rixon, G. T.; Irwin, J.; Lewis, J. R.; McMahon, R. G.; Irwin, M. J.
A Practical Demonstration of Self-Calibration of NICMOS HDF North and South Data 217 Arendt, Richard G.; Fixsen, Dale J.; Moseley, S. Harvey
The TERAPIX Pipeline 228 Bertin, Emmanuel; Mellier, Yannick; Radovich, Mario; Missonnier, Gilles; Didelon, Pierre; Morin, Bertrand
Pipeline Processing at the Isaac Newton Group: Facilitating Transient Event Astronomy 238 Walton, Nicholas A.; Greimel, Robert; Lennon, Daniel J.; Irwin, Mike J.; Lewis, James R.
Reducing and Calibrating SCUBA Data on Demand 243 Jenness, Tim; Bohlender, David A.; Gaudet, Séverin J.; Economou, Frossie; Tilanus, Remo P. J.; Durand, Daniel; Hill, Norman R.
Re-use of the ISO Data Archive to Build the XMM-NEWTON Science Archive 247 Arviset, Christophe; Hernández, José; Dowson, John; Osuna, Pedro
Registered File Support for Critical Operations Files at SIRTF 251 Turek, G.; Handley, T.; Jacobson, J.; Rector, J.
Characterization of Least Squares Interferometric Fringe Fitting Algorithms 256 Catanzarite, Joe; Milman, Mark
Gaussian Fitting in the Presence of Correlated Noise 260 Greisen, Eric W.
Data Processing Improvements that can be Made to Final Archives 265 Bristow, Paul; Alexov, Anastasia; Kerber, Florian; Rosa, Michael
The Very Best of Several Worlds: Access to FITS in Ruby with SAS/DAL 269 Lammers, U.; Beijersbergen, M.; Thomas, M.; Vacanti, G.
COS Pipeline Calibration at STScI 273 Hodge, Philip E.
Automated Reference File Generation for HST STIS Using OPUS 277 Swam, Michael S.; Goodfrooij, Paul; Diaz-Miller, Rosa I.
Advances in Chandra Data Analysis 282 Wolk, Nancy R. A.; Noble, Michael S.; Doe, Stephen M.
The Core SOFIA Data Cycle System 286 Krzaczek, Robert; Lawrence, Scott; Stein, Patrick; Kastner, Joel
HST Pipeline Concepts for On-the-Fly-Reprocessing 290 Swade, Daryl A.
BIMA Data Reduction Tools in AIPS++ 294 Mehringer, David M.; Plante, Raymond L.; Ravlin, Harold
Development of the Subaru-Mitaka-Okayama-Kiso Archive System 298 Baba, Hajime; Yasuda, Naoki; Ichikawa, Shin-Ichi; Yagi, Masafumi; Iwamoto, Nobuyuki; Takata, Tadafumi; Horaguchi, Toshihiro; Taga, Masatoshi; Watanabe, Masaru; Ozawa, Tomohiko; Hamabe, Masaru
The HERSCHEL/PACS On-Board Data Reduction Concept 303 Ottensamer, Roland; Kerschbaum, F.; Reimers, C.; Wieprecht, E.; Feuchtgruber, H.
An XML-based Generic Tool for Information Retrieval in Solar Databases 307 Scholl, Isabelle F.; Legay, Eric; Linsolas, Romain
Generic Data Pipelining Using ORAC-DR 311 Allan, Alasdair; Jenness, Tim; Economou, Frossie; Currie, Malcolm J.; Bly, Martin J.
Pipeline Processing at the Isaac Newton Group: Using ``Live" Images for Public Understanding of Science 316 Greimel, Robert; Mendez, Javier; Skillen, Ian; Lennon, D. J.; Walton, Nick A.
Single Dish Data Processing and Analysis in AIPS++ 320 Garwood, R. W.; McMullin, J. P.; Kemball, A.; Braatz, J.; Cornwell, T. J.
Improving the Rectification of Echelle Spectra 324 de Cuyper, Jean-Pierre; Hensberge, Herman
Autonomous Science Instrument Operations: Data Analysis and Processing 328 Offenberg, Joel D.; Fixsen, Dale J.; Sengupta, Ratnabali; Nieto-Santisteban, María A.
AIPS++ Applications in the Commissioning and Operation of the Green Bank Telescope 332 Braatz, James; Minter, Anthony; McMullin, Joseph; Garwood, Robert; Kemball, Athol; Cornwell, Tim; Prestage, Richard
SIRTF Calibration and Science Pipeline Processing 336 Moshir, Mehrdad
The Monitoring and Trends Databases for the Chandra X-Ray Observatory 341 Wolk, S. J.; Cresitello-Dittmar, M.; Estes, A.; Overbeck, R.; Petreshock, J.; Rots, A.; Spitzbart, B.; Zografou, P.
Metadata-driven Processing in the BIMA Image Pipeline 346 Plante, Raymond L.; Guillaume, Damien; Mehringer, David M.; Crutcher, Richard M.
A Customized Spectroscopic CCD Reduction Package 351 Gulliver, Austin F.; Hill, Graham
Co-ordinating and Synchronizing Instruments for a Real-time Distributed Reduction System 355 Hovey, G. J.; Dewdney, P. E.; Redman, R. O.; Willis, A. G.; Kelly, B. D.; Gao, X.; Lightfoot, J. F.; Dent, W. R. F.; Rees, N. P.; Friberg, P.; Prestage, R. M.
Real-Mission Operations of the SWAS Science Data Pipeline 359 Wang, Zhong; Patten, Brian M.; Ashby, Matthew L. N.; Zhang, Yun Fei; Plume, Rene
Close-out and Final Improvement of HST POA FOS/BLUE Archived Data 363 Alexov, A.; Bristow, P.; Kerber, F.; Rosa, M.
The NOAO Deep Wide-Field Survey Image Cutout Web Service 367 Davis, Lindsey E.; Fitzpatrick, Mike; Tody, Doug
The Cassini-Huygens Mission to Saturn and Titan 373 Miner, Ellis D.
Pushing the Envelope: Unleashing the Potential of High Contrast Imaging with HST 382 Schneider, Glenn; Stobie, Elizabeth
The MATPHOT Algorithm for Digital Point Spread Function CCD Stellar Photometry 387 Mighell, Kenneth J.
Multiscale Methods in Astronomy: Beyond Wavelets 391 Starck, Jean-Luc
Variability Analysis in Wide-Field Mosaic Data 401 Ortiz, Patricio F.
Using Unlabeled Data to Improve the Automated Prediction of Stellar Atmospheric Parameters 405 Solorio, Thamar; Fuentes, Olac
Determination of Orbital Parameters of Interacting Galaxies Using Evolution Strategies 409 Gomez, Juan Carlos; Fuentes, Olac; Puerari, Ivanio
The ISOCAM Parallel Source Catalogue: Challenges and First Results 413 Ott, Stephan; Võ, Thúy; Schartel, Norbert; Siebenmorgen, Ralf
APEX: A Point Source Extractor for SIRTF 417 Makovoz, David; Moshir, Mehrdad; Laher, Russ; Marsh, Ken
VLBI Fringe-fitting in AIPS++ 421 Moellenbrock, George
Galaxy Clusters from DPOSS 425 Gal, R. R.; Brunner, R.; Odewahn, S. C.; Djorgovski, S. G.; Mahabal, A. A.; Lopes, P.
The SIRTF Science Center Enters the Home Stretch 430 Green, William; The SIRTF Science Center
ISO Data Archive and ISO Interactive Analysis Systems 434 Arviset, Christophe; Gabriel, Carlos; Ott, Stephan; Salama, Alberto; Hernández, José; Dowson, John; Osuna, Pedro
From Urania to the Astronomical Virtual Observatory (AVO) 441 Eichhorn, Guenther; Kurtz, Michael J.
The OPUS Java Managers 445 Rose, James F.
DataSeeker: A Web Interface to Chandra M&TA Data 449 Overbeck, Ryan S.; Wolk, Scott J.; Cresitello-Dittmar, Mark; Petreshock, James G.; Spitzbart, Brad
A New Observing Tool for the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope 453 Folger, Martin; Bridger, Alan; Dent, Bill; Kelly, Dennis; Adamson, Andy; Economou, Frossie; Hirst, Paul; Jenness, Tim
New Directions in the NOAO Observing Proposal System 457 Gasson, David; Bell, Dave
Gendoc: A Flexible Software Documentation Generator 462 Wenger, Marc; Mathonet, Hervé
Recent Developments in CDS Services 466 Wenger, Marc; Genova, Françcoise; Bonnarel, Françcois; Dubois, Pascal; Egret, Daniel; Fernique, Pierre; Lesteven, Soizick; Ochsenbein, Françcois
Managing the ADS Citation Database 471 Rey-Bakaikoa, V.; Accomazzi, A.; Eichhorn, G.; Grant, C. S.
Starlink Software: a Grid- and Web-Enabled Future Using Globus? 475 McIlwrath, B. K.; Giaretta, D. L.
Why Can't Johnny ``Tele-Collaborate''? 480 Ferro, Anthony; Barg, Irene; Stobie, Elizabeth
The Multimission Archive at the Space Telescope Science Institute 484 Imhoff, Catherine; Christian, Damian; Corbin, Michael; Donahue, Megan; Kimball, Tim; Levay, Karen; Padovani, Paolo; Postman, Marc; Smith, Myron; Thompson, Randy
Flexible Software for Flexible Scheduling 488 Economou, Frossie; Jenness, Tim; Tilanus, Remo P. J.; Hirst, Paul; Adamson, Andy J.; Rippa, Mathew; Delorey, Kynan K.; Isaak, Kate G.
Queued Service Observing (QSO) at CFHT I. Phase 2 Database and Observation Submission Tool 492 Savalle, R.; Martin, P.; Shapiro, J.; Vermeulen, T.
Queued Service Observing (QSO) at CFHT II. Queue Preparation and Observation Tools 496 Vermeulen, T.; Savalle, R.; Martin, P.; Shapiro, J.
The JCMT Observatory Control System 500 Rees, Nick; Economou, Frossie; Jenness, Tim; Kackley, Russell; Walther, Craig; Dent, Bill; Folger, Martin; Gao, Xiaofeng; Kelly, Dennis; Lightfoot, John; Pain, Ian; Hovey, Gary; Willis, Tony; Redman, Russell
Scisoft -- A Collection of Astronomical Software for ESO Users 505 Hook, Richard N.; Maguire, Kevin; Pirzkal, Norbert; Filippi, Giorgio
Ten Years of Archive Operations with the ESO/ST-ECF Data Request Handler 509 Pirenne, Benoît
Starlink Software Developments 513 Bly, Martin J.; Chipperfield, Alan J.; Giaretta, David L.; Graffagnino, Vito G.; McIlwrath, Brian K.; Platon, Roy T.; Wallace, Patrick T.; Allan, Alasdair; Berry, David S.; Davenhall, Clive; Draper, Peter W.; Gray, Norman; Jenness, Tim; Taylor, Mark B.