University of Barcelona

Very Large Data Processing and Analysis

Nowadays, the sophisticated experiments conducted by the scientific community usually produce huge amounts of data which are needed to be treated before it is possible to extract from them any results. Data processing and analysis is concerned with the performance of the necessary manipulations on a given set of data, in order to extract the required information in an appropriate form such as diagrams, graphics, reports or tables. [+]

ICCUB Contribution

The ICCUB’s researchers are engaged since 1998 in the Gaia Data Processing and Analysis Consortium (DPAC) in charge of designing, implementing, managing and running the whole data reduction of the Gaia mission, from the storage of the telemetry to the production of the final catalogue [+]

Lines of Research