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Towards an Astronomical Science Platform: Experiences and Lessons Learned from Chinese Virtual Observatory [article]

Chenzhou Cui, Yihan Tao, Changhua Li, Dongwei Fan, Jian Xiao, Boliang He, Shanshan Li, Ce Yu, Linying Mi, Yunfei Xu, Jun Han, Sisi Yang (+7 others)
2020 arXiv   pre-print
In this study, we summarize highlights of the work conducted at the China-VO, as well the experiences and lessons learned during the full life-cycle management of astronomical data.  ...  Finally, We discuss the challenges and future trends for astronomical science platforms.  ...  between the NSFC and Chinese Academy  ... 
arXiv:2005.10501v1 fatcat:52b75s5fcfauzissevyfeticyu

AAS WorldWide Telescope: A Seamless, Cross-platform Data Visualization Engine for Astronomy Research, Education, and Democratizing Data

Philip Rosenfield, Jonathan Fay, Ronald K Gilchrist, Chenzhou Cui, A. David Weigel, Thomas Robitaille, Oderah Justin Otor, Alyssa Goodman
2018 Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series  
, projected into full-dome immersive planetariums and virtual reality headsets, and taught in classrooms from middle school to college levels.  ...  The American Astronomical Society's WorldWide Telescope (WWT) project enables terabytes of astronomical images, data, and stories to be viewed and shared among researchers, exhibited in science museums  ...  A Guidebook on Interactive Astronomy Teaching (Primary School Teacher version) designed by Chinese Virtual Observatory project is published by Popular Science Press in Beijing.  ... 
doi:10.3847/1538-4365/aab776 fatcat:4qy3d3p2wvf55byfpc3xre4cye

Joint Discussion 8: Large Telescopes and Virtual Observatory: Visions for the Future

Françoise Genova, Cui Xiangqun
2005 Highlights of Astronomy  
AbstractVery Large scale telescopes and virtual observatories have in common to be global facilities, which will enable entirely new types of sciences and will require new technical and operational philosophies  ...  Joint discussion 8 was built with a series of invited reviews to set the long term vision and challenges, and specific projects or technical topics were presented in the poster session which was also a  ...  A summary of the lessons learned is presented. • VO and K P for Massive Planetary Data Sets P.A.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1539299600015781 fatcat:zvsaak4cfjcczmbihflsvjxgkq

Data cube and cloud resources as platform for seamless geospatial computation

Giuliano Andrea Pagani, Luca Trani
2018 Proceedings of the 15th ACM International Conference on Computing Frontiers - CF '18  
This thesis cannot be reproduced or quoted extensively from without first obtaining permission in writing from the author.  ...  Please note the following terms and conditions of use: This work is protected by copyright and other intellectual property rights, which are retained by the thesis author, unless otherwise stated.  ...  Astronomers contributed their lessons learned and experiences as initial supporters of the RDA.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3203217.3205861 dblp:conf/cf/PaganiT18 fatcat:6dtd24cgibfx5ob3qkykfgbjvq

Special Session 5 Astronomy for the developing world

John B. Hearnshaw, Peter Martinez
2006 Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union  
Developing countries and the virtual observatory Ajit Kembhavi, Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Pune, India, email: akk@iucaa.ernet.in A Virtual Observatory is a platform for launching  ...  It will be invaluable to have input from those present with experience of other open learning institutions, and from those eager to begin to explore the potential of distance learning in their own countries  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1743921307012239 fatcat:x5l7o5vzlfbavjrz5nsp45chea

Proceedings for the 3rd Shaw-IAU Workshop on Astronomy for Education: What Everybody Should Know about Astronomy Education [article]

Asmita Bhandare, Giuliana Giobbi, Colm Larkin, Rebecca Sanderson, Eduardo Penteado, Niall Deacon, Gwen Sanderson, Anna Sippel
2021 Zenodo  
This is a summary of the 3rd Shaw-IAU workshop on Astronomy for Education held 12 – 15 October, 2021 as a virtual event. The workshop was organised by the IAU Office of Astronomy for Education.  ...  , with additional support from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration under Award No. NNX AC A.  ...  We acknowledge that MicroObservatory telescopes, and the authors' astronomical institutions, are located on the traditional territories and stolen land of Indigenous peoples, including the Tohono O'odham  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5768700 fatcat:m7ltmzzmjbcr3inrdnweemstly

The Global Open Science Cloud Landscape

Yin Chen, Jianhui Li, Simon Hodson, Mark Dietrich, Tiziana Ferrari, Lili Zhang, Ane Persic, Geoffrey Boulton, Hussein Sherief, Sarah Jones, Corina Pascu, Ingemar Häggström (+13 others)
2021 Zenodo  
Open Science Cloud, Platform, Commons are developed at national and regional level.  ...  We are at the threshold of an era with unprecedented opportunities for cross-disciplinary and cross-border research collaborations.  ...  Acknowledgement We'd like to thank all speakers in the Global Open Science Cloud Workshop, Nov 2020, for their valuable contributions.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5720674 fatcat:fbps7na34zfdbdpf32gztulcp4

The Global Open Science Cloud Landscape

Yin Chen, Jianhui Li, Simon Hodson, Mark Dietrich, Tiziana Ferrari, Lili Zhang, Ane Persic, Geoffrey Boulton, Hussein Sherief, Sarah Jones, Corina Pascu, Ingemar Häggström (+13 others)
2021 Zenodo  
Open Science Cloud, Platform, Commons are developed at national and regional level.  ...  We are at the threshold of an era with unprecedented opportunities for cross-disciplinary and cross-border research collaborations.  ...  Acknowledgement We'd like to thank all speakers in the Global Open Science Cloud Workshop, Nov 2020, for their valuable contributions.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5575275 fatcat:vaxn6t7zbjgcnppzkb2gcrcphq

Towards a BRICS Optical Transient Network (BRICS-OTN)

David A H Buckley, Vanessa A McBride, Ulisses Barres DE Almeida, Boris Shustov, Alexei Pozanenko, Alexander Lutovinov, Amitesh Omar, Jayant Murthy, Margarita Safonova, Jifeng Liu, Roberto Soria
2021 Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências  
The case is presented for a dedicated BRICS-wide flagship program to develop a network of ground-based optical telescopes for an all-sky survey to detect short lived optical transients and to allow follow-up  ...  This paper is based on a proposal submitted for a BRICS astronomy flagship program, which was presented at the 2019 meeting of the BRICS Astronomy Working Group, held in Rio de Janeiro from 29 September  ...  DAHB thanks the South African Department of Science and Innovation for support to attend the BRICS Astronomy Group (BAWG) meeting in Rio de Janeiro.  ... 
doi:10.1590/0001-3765202120200917 pmid:33909813 fatcat:e3q2vglnkjbpfa5ro4ygnis5la

Towards a BRICS Optical Transient Network (BRICS-OTN) [article]

David A.H. Buckley
2020 arXiv   pre-print
The case is presented for a dedicated BRICS-wide flagship program to develop a network of ground-based optical telescopes for an all-sky survey to detect short lived optical transients and to allow follow-up  ...  This paper is based on a proposal submitted for a BRICS astronomy flagship program, which was presented at the 2019 meeting of the BRICS Astronomy Working Group, held in Rio de Janeiro from 29 September  ...  DAHB thanks the South African Department of Science and Innovation for support to attend the BRICS Astronomy Group (BAWG) meeting in Rio de Janeiro.  ... 
arXiv:2011.02892v1 fatcat:hxey67o7rjblnhiwydeitw6doy

Briefing Paper on Citizen Science

Science Europe
2018 Zenodo  
This briefing paper looks in detail at the evolution of citizen science and citizen science policy, provides examples of initiatives from around the world, and considers the future of the activity.  ...  Citizen science is a growing movement that enlists the public in scientific discovery, monitoring, and experimentation across a wide range of disciplines.  ...  Originally, the images came solely from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, an astronomical survey covering a quarter of the sky and over 930,000 galaxies (SDSS, 2013).  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4925778 fatcat:nsv4ojidqvdolj3qduqmzxhjgq

Sky Surveys [chapter]

S. George Djorgovski, Ashish Mahabal, Andrew Drake, Matthew Graham, Ciro Donalek
2013 Planets, Stars and Stellar Systems  
of Virtual Observatory and Astroinformatics, with a broader application of data mining and knowledge discovery technologies.  ...  We review the subject, with an emphasis on the wide-field imaging surveys, placing them in a broader scientific and historical context.  ...  Likewise, we acknowledge numerous additional colleagues and collaborators in the Virtual Observatory and the Astroinformatics community, especially Alex Szalay, Jim Gray, Giuseppe Longo, Yan Xu, Tom Prince  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-94-007-5618-2_5 fatcat:2kghkmxbwrfbvaycxyx2aj2ea4

Methods to Improve and Expedite Convergence [chapter]

Mihail C. Roco, George Whitesides, Jim Murday, Placid M. Ferreira, Giorgio Ascoli, Chin Hua Kong, Clayton Teague, Roop Mahajan, David Rejeski, Eli Yablonovitch, Jian Cao, Mark Suchman
2013 Science Policy Reports  
(nanotechnology, biotechnology, information technology, and cognitive sciences) or "NBIC2."  ...  General CKTS convergence platforms are the foundational and emerging tools (NBIC), humanscale platform, Earth-scale platform, and societal-scale platform (Figure 4 .1a).  ...  There are some significant lessons learned from the National Nanotechnology Initiative in the efforts by participating agencies to promote interdisciplinary research among their multidisciplinary centers  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-02204-8_4 fatcat:gouroxqyyfcmxllqkkv6cfzgca

Global Data For Global Science

Multiple Authors
2015 Zenodo  
The Proceedings of the 1st ICSU World Data System Conference, held 3–6 September 2011 at Kyoto University, Japan, contains the papers submitted to the Data Science Journal.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The ideas and concepts described in this paper derive from an informal discussion group on Digital Data Preservation, that in addition to the author, includes Dr ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The  ...  REFERENCES ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We are thankful to all our observatory staff who is involved in data collection, maintenance and processing of magnetic data.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.34188 fatcat:dhoudwjt2bdjnmnq2e3jubmysa

Portuguese SKA White Book [article]

Domingos Barbosa, Sonia Antón, João Paulo Barraca, Miguel Bergano, Alexandre C. M. Correia, Dalmiro Maia, Valério A. R. M. Ribeiro
2020 arXiv   pre-print
This initiative was held to promote the Square Kilometer Array (SKA) - the world's largest radio telescope - among the Portuguese scientific and business communities with support from the Portuguese Science  ...  This white book stems from the contributions presented at the Portuguese SKA Days, held on the 6th and 7th February 2018 with the presence of the SKA Deputy Director General Alistair McPherson and the  ...  We warmly thank Arnold van Ardenne for invaluable comments and for the inspirational collaboration towards the "greening" of large scale science and the enhancement of its societal impact.  ... 
arXiv:2005.01140v1 fatcat:gijmylrmvfcj3i7dt3wbsr6vhm
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