Converging Computing Methodologies
A European Science Foundation (ESF) Scientific Network, 1995-1997
New Information and Links
- Breaking News: New COST Action 283 approved
June 2001. Start-up meeting November 2001. Information on
- Astro-Grid, approved in outline by the GSC (Grid
Steering Committee), PPARC, early June 2001. This GBP 5 million project
involves lead investigators at Edinburgh, Cambridge, Leicester, Rutherford
Appleton, Mullard Space Science Lab, Jodrell Bank, and Computer Science
QUB. Further information.
- "From Information to Knowledge Using
Astronomical Databases", Workshop, Strasbourg Observatory,
Wednesday 23 June - Friday 25 June 1999.
- "The Virtual Observatory", ESF Exploratory
Workshop, European Science Foundation, Monday 20 September - Tuesday
21 September 1999.
Background Information Materials
on Information Retrieval and Resource Discovery, Magee College, University
of Ulster, 12-13 December 1997.
Conference, Sonthofen, in the Allgäu moutain area,
Bavaria, 17-18 September 1997. Our conference will
- Astronomical Data Analysis and
Software Systems, 14-17 September 1997.
of CCMA Conference, Sonthofen.
- Third Workshop, 'Data and Information Fusion, Integration and
Classification', Granada, 18-19 April, '97. Information:
and other information.
- Strategies and Techniques of Information for Astronomy Workshop,
Strasbourg, 21-22 June, '96.
(Link to Table of Contents.)
Published proceedings: Vistas in Astronomy, Vol. 40, Part 3,
- Vision Modeling & Information
Coding, Workshop, Nice, 4-6 Oct. '95.
Includes link to proceedings.
Published proceedings: Vistas in Astronomy, Vol. 40, Part 4,
- Information on funding -
submission and selection procedures.
- Test and model images -
links to various sites.
- LISA-III Library and Information
Services in Astronomy, Instituto de Astrofisica de
Canarias (IAC), Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain. The conference
will be held 21-23 April 1998, with a visit to Teide Observatory
and IAC HQ on April 24th. An optional post-conference visit
to Roque de los Muchachos Observatory on La Palma
Island will be organised on April 25th.
statistical software for astronomy, Penn State University.
processing Web sites around the world.
- Working Group on
Information Handling, Commission 5, International
- IAU Commission 5 --
Documentation and Astronomical Data
- "Astronomical Data and Documentation",
Report by the Representative of the IAU to the 20th CODATA General
Assembly (1996), E. Raimond, July 1997.
- Erice'96 - Data
in Astronomy, October 27 - November 3, 1996.
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