Big Data in Astronomy : Scientific Data Processing for Advanced Radio Telescopes
Big Data in Radio Astronomy: Scientific Data Processing for Advanced Radio Telescopes provides the latest research developments in big data methods and techniques for radio astronomy.
Providing examples from such projects as the Square Kilometer Array (SKA), the world's largest radio telescope that generates over an Exabyte of data every day, the book offers solutions for coping with the challenges and opportunities presented by the exponential growth of astronomical data.
Presenting state-of-the-art results and research, this book is a timely reference for both practitioners and researchers working in radio astronomy, as well as students looking for a basic understanding of big data in astronomy.
PGC Theoretical & mathematical astronomy, PGG Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods, RB Earth sciences, TTD Space science, UB Information technology: general issues, UFL Enterprise software