Spanish Virtual Observatory

UAM VO-School 7-8 November 2018

It is important to have installed beforehand in your laptops the VO-tools to be used in the School, namely:

  • ALADIN (Download the Aladin.jar file and execute it from a terminal using “java -jar Aladin.jar”)
  • TOPCAT (Download the topcat-full.jar file and execute it from a terminal using “java -jar topcat-full.jar”)
  • VOSA (Web server. You don't need to install anything)
  • STILTS (Download the stilts.jar file and execute it from a terminal using “java -jar stilts.jar”)

 

Day 1. Wednesday 7 November

  • 15:00 - 15:30 Introduction to the VO and the school (Francisco Jiménez)
  • 15:30 - 17.15 Tutorial #1
    • Title:  Discovery of Brown Dwarfs mining the 2MASS and SDSS databases (PDF)
    • VO-tools: Aladin, TOPCAT
    • Auxiliary files: Script, Params, script_stilts.txt
    • Tutor: Francisco Jiménez
  • 17:15 - 17:45 Coffee break

 

Day 2. Thursday 8 November

  • 10:00 - 10:45 Tutorial #3
    • Title: Advanced Aladin (PDF)
    • Tutor: Miriam Cortés
    • Auxiliary file: Guide
  • 10:45 - 11:30 Tutorial #4
    • Title: Advanced TOPCAT (PDF)
    • Tutor: Miriam Cortés
  • 11:30 - 12:15 Tutorial #5
    • Title: Advanced VOSA (PDF)
    • Tutor: Miriam Cortés
  • 12:15 - 12:45 Coffee-break
  • 12:45 - 14:00 Tutorial #6
    • Title: ADQL (PDF)
    • Tutor: Francisco Jiménez