21-23 April 2020
ESO
Europe/Zurich timezone
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Workshop Topics

Acquisition of big data

  • Challenges and strategies with optical detectors, high-energy detectors, radio-/sub-mm receivers
  • Telemetry data 
  • Intermediate storage, On-chip processing, Data transfer

Data storage & archiving

  • Storage solutions for large amounts of data
  • Indexing, archiving, long-term access
  • Data format, compatibility, metadata, linking

IT infrastructure

  • Storage
  • High-performance computing
  • High-throughput network
  • Cloud-based solutions (commercial / local)
  • Distributed computing
  • Synchronization / mirroring among sites

Application of Machine learning

  • Optimizing system design
  • Optimizing system performance / control loops / control algorithms
  • Monitoring system health & performance
  • Predictive maintenance / failure prevention / anomaly detection
  • Software packages for machine learning

Application of Data mining

  • High performance data analytics
  • Data representation & interpretation
  • Pattern identification, searching & matching
  • Requirements for future systems (e.g. which data to archive)
  • Finding new things in old data / how to derive understanding from data
  • Software packages for data analysis