By Roberto Trotta (auth.), Luis Manuel Sarro, Laurent Eyer, William O'Mullane, Joris De Ridder (eds.)
This quantity offers an summary of the sphere of Astrostatistics understood because the sub-discipline devoted to the statistical research of astronomical information. It offers examples of the applying of many of the methodologies now to be had to present open matters in astronomical learn. The technical facets with regards to the clinical research of the approaching petabyte-scale databases are emphasised given the significance that scalable wisdom Discovery thoughts can have for the whole exploitation of those databases.
Based at the 2011 Astrostatistics and information Mining in huge Astronomical Databases convention and faculty, this quantity gathers examples of the paintings by means of prime authors within the components of Astrophysics and statistics, together with an important contribution from many of the groups that ready for the processing and research of the Gaia facts.
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