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Data Center for Astrophysics (ISDC)
Date of Last update : 2019.08.12 Rivision Request
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Hosting Legal Entity
Astronomical Observatory of the University of Geneva
Type Of RI
Virtual
Location
Chemin d'Ecogia 16, ISDC, Data Centre for Astrophysics, Versoix, PO: 1290 (Switzerland), Switzerland
Coordinating Country
Switzerland
Life Cycle Status
Operational since 2002
Mission and objective
The ISDC (Integral Science Data Centre) is part of the Geneva Observatory and deals with the processing of the data provided by the satellite INTEGRAL (INTErnational Gamma Ray Astrophysic Laboratory) of the European Space Agency (ESA).The ISDC started its activities as the INTEGRAL Science Data Centre and is now actively contributing to several other space missions and ground-based projects with a prime scientific focus on high-energy astrophysics.
RI Keywords
Astrophysics;Data centre
RI Category
Software Service Facilities;Complex Data Facilities;Research Data Service Facilities
Scientific Domain
Information Science and Technology;Physics, Astronomy, Astrophysics and Mathematics
Access WebPage
http://isdc.unige.ch/