WG4

WG4: Visualization of high dimensional data

Short description: this group explores various aspects of visualization of large datasets under scientific and outreach requirements, promotes the role of visualization in data-mining (visual analytics) and assesses various visualization tools.

WG4 Leader: Dr. André Moitinho de Almeida (Portugal)
WG4 Vice-Leader: Dr. Sven Loncaric (Croatia)

BigSkyEarth Conference – Education in Big Data Era

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BigSkyEarth Conference – Education in Big Data Era

The BigSkyEarth conference in Sorrento, Italy, on October 24&25, 2016, will address the question of how to train a new generation of astronomy and Earth observation scientists in the age of interdisciplinarity driven by big data.

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The fourth call for Short Term Scientific Missions

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The fourth call for Short Term Scientific Missions

This is a call for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) within BigSkyEarth COST Action. Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) are exchange visits aimed at supporting individual mobility, strengthening existing networks and fostering collaboration between researchers. A STSM should specifically contribute to the scientific objectives of the COST Action, whilst at the same time allowing those partaking in the missions to learn new techniques, gain access to specific data, instruments and/or methods not available in their own...

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Presentations from the Brno workshop

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Presentations from the Brno workshop

The BigSkyEarth workshop in Brno was a success as many new ideas for collaborations emerged from the meeting. Here we publish presentations given at the meeting.

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BigSkyEarth Workshop in Brno

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BigSkyEarth Workshop in Brno

BigSkyEarth COST Action organizes its first workshop, with the topic “Research Matchmaking – Building Bridges Between Disciplines”, in Brno, Czech Republic, on April 14-16, 2016. The workshop participants will have an opportunity to present their research in astroinformatics, geoinformatics, Big Data, data visualization or Big Data outreach, suggest how to expand their work into larger collaborations and seek potential research partners among the workshop participants.

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The third call for Short Term Scientific Missions

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The third call for Short Term Scientific Missions

This is the third call for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) within BigSkyEarth COST Action. Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) are exchange visits aimed at supporting individual mobility, strengthening existing networks and fostering collaboration between researchers. A STSM should specifically contribute to the scientific objectives of the COST Action, whilst at the same time allowing those partaking in the missions to learn new techniques, gain access to specific data, instruments and/or methods not available in their own...

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Apply to the BIGSKYEARTH Training School

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Apply to the BIGSKYEARTH Training School

The 1st BigSkyEarth Training School will gather around 30 researchers for hands-on training on Big Data analytics in astronomy and Earth observation with six expert instructors from the EU and the USA. The School will take place in Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany, at the German Aerospace Center, from 4-9 April, 2016. The COST Action BigSkyEarth provides grants to 18 trainees from BigSkyEarth member countries for travel and costs of the school attendance.

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WG3 and WG4 meeting in Dubrovnik

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WG3 and WG4 meeting in Dubrovnik

Dates: October 5 & 6, 2015. If you plan to attend the meeting, please register HERE. The meeting is collocated with Astroinformatics 2015 conference. Information about the venue and hotel reservation are available HERE. Contact person: Dejan Vinkovic (dejan  at ...

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The second call for Short Term Scientific Missions

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The second call for Short Term Scientific Missions

This is the second call for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) within BigSkyEarth COST Action. Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) are exchange visits aimed at supporting individual mobility, strengthening existing networks and fostering collaboration between researchers.

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Why Should My Company Join Big-Sky-Earth?

Posted by on Jul 5, 2015 in WG1, WG2, WG3, WG4 | Comments Off on Why Should My Company Join Big-Sky-Earth?

Why Should My Company Join Big-Sky-Earth?

The Big-Sky-Earth network is actively encouraging companies in the astronomy, earth observation, big data, and related industries to join the network and engage in our activities.

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The first call for Short Term Scientific Missions

Posted by on May 27, 2015 in STSM activities, WG1, WG2, WG3, WG4 | Comments Off on The first call for Short Term Scientific Missions

The first call for Short Term Scientific Missions

This is the first call for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) within BigSkyEarth COST Action. The deadline for applications is June 30, 2015.

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