Title: Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems (ADASS) XVII
Volume: 394 Year: 2008 View this Volume on ADS
Editors: Argyle, Robert W.; Bunclark, Peter S.; Lewis, James R.
This volume of the ASP Conference Series contains presentations that were given at the 17th annual conference on Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems (ADASS XVII), which was held on 23-26 September 2007 at the Kensington Town Hall, London, UK.

A number of key topics are chosen by the Programme Organising Committe each year for special emphasis according to their timeliness and to aid in the selection of invited speakers. This year these included Data Preservation, Footprints and Mosaics, High Energy Physics Computing, Algorithms and Image Processing, and Data Mining and Visualisation. The Programme of oral presentations consisted of 13 invited speakers with another 38 speakers contributing smaller talks. The programme also contained a set of more than 150 informal presentations in the form of posters.

The standard format of ADASS also includes a number of less structured yearly events which focus on topics of special interest. The first of these are the large group Birds of a Feather discussion sessions. Four of these took place in the late afternoon or early evening after the day’s oral programme. Three Focus Demonstrations allowed speakers to display new software and facilities to a large audience, while fourteen Floor Demonstrations addressed very small groups.

It has become tradition within ADASS to use the Sunday before the formal beginning of the conference as something of a training day. This year we were fortunate enough to have two very high quality tutorial sessions on the subjects of 3D Visualisation and Data Mining.

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Volume 394 Cover Argyle, R.W.; Bunclark, P.S.; Lewis, J.R.
Front Matter   
Volume 394 Front Matter 1 Argyle, R.W.; Bunclark, P.S.; Lewis, J.R.
Conference Photograph   
Volume 394 Conference Photograph 2 Argyle, R.W.; Bunclark, P.S.; Lewis, J.R.
Part 1.
Data Preservation
Data Preservation and the Virtual Observatory 3 Mann, R.G.
Trusted Data Repositories 14 Giaretta, D.
Long-Term Preservation of Astronomical Research Results 21 Hanisch, R.J.
Part 2.
Footprints and Mosaics
Automated Astrometry 27 Hogg, D.W.; Blanton, M.; Lang, D.; Mierle, K.; Roweis, S.
Automated Image Registration for the Future 35 Hack, W.J.
Part 3.
HEP Computing
Data Acquisition in High Energy Physics 47 Gutleber, J.; Moser, K.; Orsini, L.
Data Analysis in High Energy Physics, Weird or Wonderful 57 Mount, R.P.
Part 4.
Web Services and the Virtual Observatory
The NOAO NVO Portal and the Web 2.0 69 Miller, C.J.; Fuentes, E.; Gasson, D.
Cloudspace: Virtual Environments in the VO 73 Graham, M.J.; Williams, R.D.
Workflow in Astronomy: the VO France Workflow Working Group Experience 77 Schaaff, A.; Le Petit, F.; Prugniel, P.; Slezak, E.; Surace, C.
Part 5.
Image Processing and Mosaics
The Montage Image Mosaic Service: Custom Image Mosaics On-Demand 83 Berriman, G.B.; Good, J.C.; Laity, A.C.; Kong, M.
Distributed Processing of Future Radio Astronomical Observations 87 van Diepen, G.
LOFAR Self-Calibration Using a Blackboard Software Architecture 91 Loose, G.M.
Part 6.
Algorithms and Image Processing I
Image Processing Application for Cognition (IPAC) - Traditional and Emerging Topics in Image Processing in Astronomy 97 Pesenson, M.; Roby, W.; Helou, G.; McCollum, B.; Ly, L.; Wu, X.; Laine, S.; Hartley, B.
LSST and the Dark Sector: Image Processing Challenges 107 Tyson, J.A.; Roat, C.; Bosch, J.; Wittman, D.
Organizing the LSST Database for Real-Time Astronomical Processing 114 Becla, J.; Lim, K.-T.; Monkewitz, S.; Nieto-Santisteban, M.; Thakar, A.
Part 7.
Algorithms and Image Processing II
Vector Gradient Intersection Transformation 121 Lorch, H.
LSB Galaxies Detection Using Markovian Segmentation on Astronomical Images 125 Louys, M.; Perret, B.; Vollmer, B.; Bonnarel, F.; Lefevre, S.; Collet, Ch.
Part 8.
Data Archiving and Preservation
Automated Data Tagging in the HLA 131 Gaffney, N.I.; Miller, W.W.
The JCMT Science Archive and the Virtual Observatory 135 Gaudet, S.; Dowler, P.; Goliath, S.; Redman, R.
ELT Science Case Evaluation Using An HPC Portal 139 Linde, P.; Lindemann, J.
Part 9.
Image Processing and Data Visualization I
3D Visualization and Detection of Outflows From Young Stars 145 Borkin, M.; Arce, H.; Goodman, A.; Halle, M.
S2PLOT: a Straightforward Library for Advanced 3-dimensional Scientific Visualization 149 Barnes, D.G.; Fluke, C.J.
Accessing eSDO Solar Image Processing and Visualization Through AstroGrid 153 Auden, E.; Dalla, S.
Part 10.
Image Processing and Data Visualization II
VOExplorer: Visualizing Data Discovery in the Virtual Observatory 159 Tedds, J.A.; Winstanley, N.; Lawrence, A.; Walton, N.; Auden, E.; Dalla, S.
Part 11.
Data Mining I
Probabilistic Cross-Identification of Astronomical Sources 165 Budavári, T.; Szalay, A.S.; Nieto-Santisteban, M.
A Method for Exploiting Domain Information in Astrophysical Parameter Estimation 169 Bailer-Jones, C.A.L.
VIM: A Tool to Explore Your Sources 173 Williams, R.D.
Part 12.
The IAU 2000/2006 Changes to Celestial Reference Systems: a Bluffer’s Guide 179 Wallace, P.
RISA: Remote Interface for Science Analysis 183 Gabriel, C.; Ibarra, A.; de la Calle, I.; Salgado, J.; Osuna, P.; Tapiador, D.
Software Modelling of IFU Spectrometers 187 Lorente, N.P.F.; Glasse, A.C.H.; Ramsay Howat, S.K.; Evans, C.J.
ECSS in the eXtreme 191 O’Mullane, W.; Hoar, J.; Lammers, U.
Part 13.
Data Mining II
Data Mining Large Surveys: The IPHAS Early Data Release 197 González-Solares, E.; Walton, N.; Irwin, M.; Lewis, J.; Rixon, G.; Greimel, R.; Drew, J.
Robust Machine Learning Applied to Terascale Astronomical Datasets 201 Ball, N.M.; Brunner, R.J.; Myers, A.D.
20 Spatial Queries for an Astronomer’s Bench (mark) 205 Nieto-Santisteban, M.A.; Scholl, T.; Kemper, A.; Szalay, A.S.
Part 14.
Birds of a Feather Sessions
FITS Birds of a Feather Session 211 Pence, W.
Transient Event Reporting and Response with VOEvent 213 Seaman, R.; Allan, A.; Williams, R.
Part 15.
Focus Demos
New Developments for Aladin 217 Boch, T.; Fernique, P.; Bonnarel, F.
VirGO: A Visual Browser for the ESO Science Archive Facility 221 Chéreau, F.
Part 16.
Floor Demos
ESA Science Archives, VO Tools and Remote Scientific Data Reduction in Grid Architectures 227 Arviset, C.; Barbarisi, I.; de la Calle, I.; Fajersztejn, N.; Freschi, M.; Gabriel, C.; Gomez, P.; Guainazzi, M.; Ibarra, A.; Laruelo, A.; Leon, I.; Micol, A.; Parrilla, E.; Ortiz, I.; Osuna, P.; Salgado, J.; Stebe, A.; Tapiador, D.
INTEGRAL Visualization Tool and Explorer (INVITE) 231 Baeck, P.-J.; Williams, O.R.; Kretschmar, P.
The ESO Science Archive Facility 235 Dolensky, M.; Chéreau, F.; Delgado, M.; Delmotte, N.; Rité, C.; Wicenec, A.
EZ - A VO Compliant Tool, for Automatic Spectral Parameters Measurement 239 Fumana, M.; Garilli, B.; Franzetti, P.; Scaramella, R.; Paltani, S.; Paioro, L.; Scodeggio, M.
Space Walker - the Cognitive Visualization System 243 Komarinskiy, S.; Vitkovskiy, V.; Gorohov, V.; Zakharevski, D.
Building an Astronomical Database with Saada 247 Michel, L.; Motch, C.; Pineau, F.X.
The AstroGrid Virtual Observatory Service 251 Walton, N.A.; the AstroGrid Consortium
Part 17.
Grid Computing and the VO
An Archive and Tools for Cosmological Simulations Inside the Virtual Observatory 257 Manzato, P.; Molinaro, M.; Gasparo, F.; Smareglia, R.; Taffoni, G.; Pasian, F.; Gheller, C.; Becciani, U.; Costa, A.; Costa, V.; Grillo, A.; Comparato, M.
Construction of Multiple-Catalog Database for JVO 261 Tanaka, M.; Shirasaki, Y.; Ohishi, M.; Mizumoto, Y.; Ishihara, Y.; Tsutsumi, J.; Machida, Y.; Nakamoto, H.; Kobayashi, Y.; Sakamoto, M.
IDL Grid Web Portal 265 Massimino, P.; Costa, A.
Nbody Simulations and Weak Gravitational Lensing Using New HPC-Grid Resources: the PI2S2 Project 269 Becciani, U.; Antonuccio-Delogu, V.; Costa, A.; Comparato, M.
Using ESO Reflex with Web Services 273 Jäarveläinen, P.; Savolainen, V.; Oittinen, T.; Maisala, S.; Ullgrén, M.; Hook, R.
Web Services at TERAPIX 277 Ricou, O.; Baillard, A.; Bertin, E.; Magnard, F.; Marmo, C.; Mellier, Y.
Astrophysics in the EGEE Grid 281 Vuerli, C.; Pasian, F.; Taffoni, G.
BaSTI: the Virtual Observatory Meets the Computational Grid 285 Pasian, F.; Taffoni, G.; Vuerli, C.; Manzato, P.; Gasparo, F.; Cassisi, S.; Pietrinfermi, A.; Salaris, M.
Bridging VO and Computational Grid Applications within Euro-VO 289 Taffoni, G.; Vuerli, C.; Pasian, F.; Rixon, G.
Embedded Processing for the Virtual Observatory 293 Seaman, R.; Warner, P.; Smith, R.C.
PI2S2 Project: Web Services for an Archive of Cosmological Simulations in the Theoretical Virtual Observatory 297 Costa, A.; Becciani, U.; Costa, V.; Grillo, A.; Comparato, M.; Gheller, C.; Gasparo, F.; Manzato, P.; Molinaro, M.; Pasian, F.; Smareglia, R.
PocketVO – A Simple Tool for Accessing Multiwavelength Images through the VO 301 Santos, R.; Raddick, M.J.; Fernandes, I.F.
Services at VO-Paris Data Centre 305 Savalle, R.; Normand, J.; Le Petit, F.L.; Haigron, R.; Guibert, J.; Lesidaner, P.; Roy, F.; Vetois, J.; Paillous, M.; Tajahmady, F.; Guillaume, D.; Shih, A.
Taverna and Workflows in the Virtual Observatory 309 Walton, N.A.; Witherwick, D.K.; Oinn, T.; Benson, K.M.
Part 18.
A Java Image Contour Algorithm for Herschel DP 315 Regibo, S.; Vandenbussche, B.; De Meester, W.
3D Healpix-based Skymaps Visualization Using Java 319 Joliet, E.; O’Mullane, W.; Górski, K.M.; Banday, A.J.; Hivon, E.; Carr, R.
A Component Based Astronomical Visualization Tool for Instrument Control and Data Pipeline 323 Briegel, F.; Berwein, J.; Kittmann, F.
Customized Cosmological Visualization 327 Fluke, C.J.; Barnes, D.G.
Data Visualization in the ESA Science Archives and ESA Virtual Observatory 331 Parrilla, E.; Ortiz, I.; Freschi, M.; Barbarisi, I.; Osuna, P.; Arviset, C.; Salgado, J.
FITSTBLVIS - A Generic Binary FITS Table Visualization Tool 335 de Jong, J.A.
GAIA-3D: Volume Visualization of Data-Cubes 339 Draper, P.W.; Berry, D.S.; Jenness, T.; Economou, F.; Currie, M.J.
The Cognitive Visualization System with the Dynamic Projection of Multidimensional Data 343 Gorohov, V.; Vitkovskiy, V.
The Methods of Cognitive Visualization for the Astronomical Databases Analyzing Tools Development 347 Vitkovskiy, V.; Gorohov, V.
Visualization of Complex Observational and Theoretical Datasets in the Virtual Observatory 351 Chilingarian, I.; Zolotukhin, I.
Part 19.
Data Mining
A Novel GUI Based Interactive Work Flow Application for Exploratory and Batch Processing of Light Curves 357 Morikawa, E.; Dave, R.; Protopapas, P.
A User Interface for Semantically Oriented Data Mining of Astronomy Repositories 361 Thomas, B.; Shaya, E.
A User Interface to the Chandra Source Catalog 365 Zografou, P.; Van Stone, D.; Harbo, P.; Tibbetts, M.
A VO Based Tool Computing Cross-Identification Probabilities for the 2XMM Catalogue 369 Pineau, F.-X.; Derriere, S.; Michel, L.; Motch, C.
A Generic Information System Framework for Exo-planets Data 373 Surace, C.; Meunier, J.-C.; Granet, Y.; Deleuil, M.; Moutou, C.
Automatic Recognition of Object Names in Literature 377 Bonnin, C.; Lesteven, S.; Derriere, S.; Oberto, A.
Data Mining in Astronomy: Classification of Eclipsing Binaries 381 Malkov, O.; Kalinichenko, L.; Kazanov, M.D.; Oblak, E.
Data Mining the MMT All-Sky Camera 385 Stobie, E.; Pickering, T.E.
Improved Search in Spectrum Databases 389 Dobos, L.; Budavári, T.; Csabai, I.; Szalay, A.S.; Herczegh, G.
Middleware for Data Visualization in VO-enabled Data Archives 393 Zolotukhin, I.; Chilingarian, I.
DART, a New Solution to Deploy and Access Astronomical Data 397 Paioro, L.; Chiappetti, L.; Garilli, B.; Franzetti, P.; Fumana, M.; Scodeggio, M.
Part 20.
Archives, Catalogues and Data Preservation
A Pseudo-Parallel Python Environment for Database Curation 403 Sutorius, E.; Bryant, J.; Collins, R.; Cross, N.; Hambly, N.; Read, M.
Catalog Descriptions Using VOTable Files 407 Thompson, R.; Levay, K.; Kimball, T.; White, R.
Chandra Data Processing Relational Database Applications: Metrics to On-the-Fly Data Restoration 410 Morgan, D.L.; Anderson, C.S.; Nichols, J.S.; Mitschang, A.W.; Mendygral, P.J.
Chandra Source Catalog Quality Assurance 414 Evans, I.N.; Evans, J.D.; Glotfelty, K.J.; Hall, D.M.; Plummer, D.; Zografou, P.
Collection and Use of Metrics at MAST 418 Levay, K.; White, R.; Thompson, R.; Kimball, T.
Column-Oriented Table Access Using STIL: Fast Analysis of Very Large Tables 422 Taylor, M.B.; Page, C.G.
Common Archive Observation Model 426 Dowler, P.; Gaudet, S.; Durand, D.; Redman, R.; Hill, N.; Goliath, S.
Embedding the Form Generator in a Content Management System 430 Delgado, A.; Wicenec, A.; Delmotte, N.; Tejero, A.
Making the 2XMM X-ray Catalog 434 Page, C.G.; Schröder, A.C.; Watson, M.G.; Denkinson, G.; Fyfe, D.J.; Mateos, S.; Osborne, J.P.; Pye, J.P.; Rosen, S.R.; Sakano, M.; Stewart, I.M.; Stobbart, A.-M.; Tedds, J.A.; members of the international SSC Consort
Report on the Usage and Evolution of the ESO Archive 438 Delmotte, N.; Rité, C.; Rosati, P.; Slijkhuis, R.
The Distributed Archive for the LBC/LBT Science Demonstration Time 442 Smareglia, R.; Gasparo, F.; Manzato, P.; Fontana, A.; Thompson, D.; Gredel, R.
The Ground-based O/IR Data Preservation Challenge at NOAO: Scaling up from Terabytes to Petabytes 446 Smith, R.C.; the Data Products Team
The JCMT Legacy Survey: The Challenges of the JCMT Science Archive 450 Economou, F.; Jenness, T.; Chrysostomou, A.; Cavanagh, B.; Redman, R.; Berry, D.S.
The New Face of the ESO Science Archive Facility 454 Wicenec, A.; Chéreau, F.; Delgado, A.; Delmotte, N.; Dolensky, M.; Julbe, F.; Malapert, J-C.; Padovani, P.; Retzlaff, J.; Rino, B.; Rité, C.; Rosati, P.; Sierra, M.; Slijkhuis, R.; Tejero, A.
The ST-ECF NICMOS Hubble Legacy Archive Project 458 Kümmel, M.; Freudling, W.; Kuntschner, H.; Walsh, J.R.; Stoehr, F.; Haase, J.; Lombardi, M.; Micol, A.; Fosbury, R.; Hook, R.N.
The VO-compatible Spectra Archives for Small Observatories 462 Skoda, P.
Characterising the Infrared Space Observatory Science Data Products 466 Micol, A.; Stébé, A.; Ortiz, I.; Osuna, P.; Salgado, J.; Arviset, C.
Optimal Merging of Point Sources Extracted from Spitzer Space Telescope Data in Multiple Infrared Passbands Versus Simple General Source Association 470 Laher, R.R.; Fowler, J.W.
Recalibration of Data in the VDFS Science Archives 474 Cross, N.; Hambly, N.; Collins, R.; Read, M.; Sutorius, E.
Enhancing Science with a Hubble Legacy Archive 478 Miller W., III; Whitmore, B.; Jenkner, H.
Source Lists for the Hubble Legacy Archive (HLA) 481 Whitmore, B.; Lindsay, K.; Stankiewicz, M.
SOA Testing the Hubble Legacy Archive 485 Quick, L.
Indexing Astronomical Database Tables using HTM and HEALPix 487 Nicastro, L.; Calderone, G.
Part 21.

Image Processing and Algorithms

Image Stacking Tools for Modern Surveys 493 Neilsen, E.H., Jr.
An Automatic Method to Determine the Degree of Flocculence of a Galaxy 497 Dumoncel, J.; Campedel, M.; Maitre, H.; Baillard, A.; Bertin, E.; de Lapparent, V.; Mellier, Y.; Fouqué, P.; Le J.-F.; Borgne, Pelló, R.; Makarov, D.; Makarova, L.; Prugniel, P.; Arnouts, S.
Automatic Analysis of Swift-XRT Data 501 Evans, P.A.; Tyler, L.G.; Beardmore, A.P.; Osborne, J.P.
DER SNR: A Simple & General Spectroscopic Signal-to-Noise Measurement Algorithm 505 Stoehr, F.; White, R.; Smith, M.; Kamp, I.; Thompson, R.; Durand, D.; Freudling, W.; Fraquelli, D.; Haase, J.; Hook, R.; Kimball, T.; Kü mmel, M.; Levay, K.; Lombardi, M.; Micol, A.; Rogers, T.
Estimating Photometric Redshifts of Quasars Using Support Vector Machines 509 Wang, D.; Zhang, Y.; Zhao, Y.
VOSpec Spectral Analysis Tools 513 Laruelo, A.; Barbarisi, I.; Salgado, J.; Osuna, P.
OverPlotter: A Utility for Herschel Data Processing 517 Zhang, L.; Mei, Y.; Schulz, B.
Photometric Redshift Estimation on SDSS Data Using Random Forests 521 Carliles, S.; Budavári, T.; Heinis, S.; Priebe, C.; Szalay, A.
The Application of kd-tree in Astronomy 525 Gao, D.; Zhang, Y.; Zhao, Y.
Part 22.
Object Detection and Characterization
Astrophysical Parameter Estimation for Gaia Using Machine Learning Algorithms 531 Tiede, C.; Smith, K.; Bailer-Jones, C.A.L.
Detection of Transient Phenomena with Fish Eye Cameras 535 Lopez Garcia, A.
Automated Classification of Gaia Sources 539 Smith, K.; Tiede, C.; Elting, C.; Bailer-Jones, C.A.L.
Discrimination of Point Sources Using Radial Basis Function Network and Random Forest 543 Zhang, Y.; Zhao, Y.; Gao, D.
Faint Compact Object Detection in Wide Field Interferometric Radio Images Using a Hybrid Method Based on Local Thresholding and Wavelet Decomposition 547 Peracaula, M.; Freixenet, J.; Martí, J.; Martí, J.; Paredes, J.M.
Galaxy Structural Parameters in Source Extractor 551 Holwerda, B.W.
The Chandra Level 3 Master Source Pipeline: Automated Source Correlation from Heterogeneous Observations 555 Hain, R.; Evans, I.; Evans, J.; Glotfelty, K.
The Development and Use of a Background Map for the Chandra Source Catalog 559 McCollough, M.L.; Rots, A.
Part 23.
Data Reduction and Pipelines
JCMT Science Archive: Advanced Heterodyne Data Products Pipeline 565 Jenness, T.; Cavanagh, B.; Economou, F.; Berry, D.S.
Spitzer IRS Pipelines for General Users 569 Narron, R.; Fajardo-Acosta, S.; Ardila, D.; Laher, R.R.
ALMA Pipeline Heuristics 573 Lightfoot, J.; Kosugi, G.; Wyrowski, F.; Zapata, L.; Muders, D.; Boone, F.; Tsutsumi, T.; Davis, L.; Wilson, C.; Shepherd, D.
CLIP: Bridging Pipelines to Instrument Control Software 577 Ballester, P.; Biereichel, P.; Kaufer, A.; Kiekebusch, M.; , Lorch H.
Data Reduction and Handling for SPHERE 581 Pavlov, A.; Feldt, M.; Henning, Th.; the SPHERE team
EURECA Software 585 Rohlfs, R.; Bussons, J.; Carrera, F.J.; Ceballos, M.; den Herder, J.W.; de Korte, P.; van der Kuur, J.; Paltani, S.; Rodon, J.R.; Schuurmans, J.
Photometry in Near and Far UV from GALEX Deep Surveys Using Optical Priors: Limits and Performances 589 Llebaria, A.; Magnelli, B.; Pollo, A.; Milliard, B.; Guillaume, M.; Arnouts, S.
The Ground Segment Data Processing System of the SuperAGILE instrument 593 Lazzarotto, F.; Costa, E.; Del Monte, E.; Donnarumma, I.; Evangelista, Y.; Feroci, M.; Lapshov, I.; Pacciani, L.; Soffitta, P.
Performance on Ground Data Processing Systems on MAXI/ISS 597 Negoro, H.; Saito, H.; Ogasawara, N.; Takahashi, T.; Kohama, H.; Ueno, S.; Tomida, H.; Suzuki, M.; Ishikawa, M.; Matsuoka, M.; Morii, M.
PLANCK LFI Level 1 Processing During Operations 601 Morisset, N.; Rohlfs, R.; Türler, M.; Meharga, M.; Binko, P.; Beck, M.; Frailis, M.; Zacchei, A.; Galeotta, S.
Production of Previews and Advanced Data Products for the ESO Science Archive 605 Rité, C.; Slijkhuis, R.; Rosati, P.; Delmotte, N.; Rino, B.; Chéreau, F.; Malapert, J.-C.
Real-time Transient Classification and Broadcast Pipeline 609 Starr, D.L.; Bloom, J.S.; Butler, N.R.
The SPIRE Data Reduction Pipeline 613 Rizzo, D.; Lim, T.
Part 24.
General Software and Tools
MissFITS and WeightWatcher: Two Optimized Tools for Managing FITS Data 619 Marmo, C.; Bertin, E.
The Common Astronomy Software Application (CASA) 623 Jaeger, S.
CIAO 4 Infrastructure – Moving in a Modular Direction 627 DePonte Evans, J.; Cresitello-Dittmar, M.; Doe, S.; Evans, I.N.; Germain, G.; Glotfelty, K.; Overly, J.
CPLMM: C++ wrappers for the Common Pipeline Library 631 Pascual, S.
Developments in the AST Library 635 Berry, D.
ESO Reflex: A Graphical Workflow Engine for Data Reduction 638 Hook, R.; Romaniello, M.; Péron, M.; Ballester, P.; Gabasch, A.; Izzo, C.; Ullgrén, M.; Maisala, S.; Oittinen, T.; Solin, O.; Savolainen, V.; Järveläinen, P.; Tyynelä, J.
GOSSIP, a New VO Compliant Tool for SED Fitting 642 Franzetti, P.; Scodeggio, M.; Garilli, B.; Fumana, M.; Paioro, L.
Slicing Image and Cube Products in Herschel DP 646 De Meester, W.; Vandenbussche, B.
Starlink Software Developments 650 Currie, M.J.; Draper, P.W.; Berry, D.S.; Jenness, T.; Cavanagh, B.; Economou, F.
The Photo Dissociation Region Toolbox 654 Pound, M.W.; Wolfire, M.G.
The Transform Library − A High-Level Interface to Coordinate Systems 658 Lyn, J.; Burke, D.; Cresitello-Dittmar, M.; Doe, S.; Evans, I.; DePonte Evans, J.; Germain, G.; McDowell, J.; Miller, J.
Towards a GUI for the SPIRE Spectrometer Pipeline 662 Ordenovic, C.; Surace, C.; Baluteau, J-P.; Davis, P.; Fulton, T.
Porting the IRAF to x86 64 OS 666 Yamauchi, C.
Part 25.
Algorithms to Model the Multi-Object Spectrograph JWST/NIRSpec Instrument 673 Gnata, X.; Ferruit, P.
The NOAO NEWFIRM Data Handling System 677 Zarate, N.; Fitzpatrick, M.
A Simulator for the Long Wavelength Array 681 Kuniyoshi, M.; Bhatnagar, S.; Taylor, G.; Polisensky, E.; Paravastu, N.
A Template Based SOA Developer Framework 685 Berwein, J.; Briegel, F.; Gaessler, W.; Kittmann, F.
CONRAD Software Architecture 689 Guzman, J.C.; Bennett, T.
JWST Project - Instrument Performance Simulator of the NIRSpec Spectrograph 693 Piqueras, L.; Legay, P-J.; Legros, E.; Gnata, X.; Jarno, A.; Ferruit, P.; Pecontal, A.; Quemener, E.; Mosner, P.
Modular Mission Planning and Scheduling Systems in the WSO-UV Observatory 697 Vallejo, J.C.; Vazquez, R.; Gómez de Castro, A.I.
Numerical Simulation of the VLT/MUSE Instrument 701 Jarno, A.; Bacon, R.; Ferruit, P.; Pécontal-Rousset, A.
Additional Software Required for Robotic Telescopes 705 Kubánek, P.; Vítek, S.; Castro–Tirado, A.; Jelínek, M.; French, J.; Nekola, M.
GUAIX: The UCM Group of Extragalactic Astrophysics and Astronomical Instrumentation 709 Cardiel, N.; Gallego, J.; Pascual, S.; Eliche-Moral, M.C.; Castillo-Morales, A.; Guzmán, R.; Gil de Paz, A.; Pérez-González, P.G.; Gorgas, J.; Zamorano, J.; the GUAIX Team
Web-based Interfaces to Telescope Control Systems at the MMT 713 Pickering, T.E.; Gibson, J.D.; Porter, D.; Schaller, S.
Observing the Future: SKA Simulations with MeqTrees 717 Willis, A.G.
Part 26.
A Rule-Based Data Quality Startup Using PyCLIPS 723 DuPlain, R.F.; Radziwill, N.M.; Shelton, A.L.
Astronomy, Data and the Problem of Large File Transfers 727 Bryant, J.; Sutorius, E.; Bunclark, P.S.
Getting More From Your Multicore: Exploiting OpenMP for Astronomy 730 Noble, M.S.
Collinear Lagrange Point Solutions in the Circular Restricted Three-Body Problem with Radiation Pressure using Fortran 734 Stenborg, T.N.
System Administration Best Practices: An Astronomical Perspective 738 Shopbell, P.L.
The Fact and Future of Semantic Astronomy 742 Gray, N.
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