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GAIA workshop

ASI Headquarters, 17 February

The Italian Space Agency will host the workshop “GAIA Data Exploitation” on 17 February 2016. The event  involves the ASI Science Data Center (ASDC) and the mission’s Data Processing Center (DPCT) at the Turin Astronomical Observatory. The workshop main goal is related to the GAIA data exploitation and to the database popularization. 

GAIA objective is to chart a three-dimensional map of our galaxy, revealing its composition, formation and evolution. The satellite will obtain astrometric data of over a billion stars, such as brightness and temperature. 

The meeting will be held in Sirio conference room, starting at 9.00 a.m. Participants will be admitted only on invitation.