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By Roberto Trotta (auth.), Luis Manuel Sarro, Laurent Eyer, William O'Mullane, Joris De Ridder (eds.)

​​​​​ ​This quantity presents an summary of the sector of Astrostatistics understood because the sub-discipline devoted to the statistical research of astronomical information. It offers examples of the appliance of some of the methodologies now on hand to present open matters in astronomical study. The technical elements relating to the clinical research of the approaching petabyte-scale databases are emphasised given the significance that scalable wisdom Discovery options may have for the whole exploitation of those databases.

Based at the 2011 Astrostatistics and information Mining in huge Astronomical Databases convention and faculty, this quantity gathers examples of the paintings by means of top authors within the parts of Astrophysics and facts, together with an important contribution from a few of the groups that ready for the processing and research of the Gaia information.

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