International Virtual Observatory Alliance
This document describes the Characterisation Data Model, whose goal is to define and organize all the metadata
necessary to describe both qualitatively and, where relevant, qualitatively, the portion of the multidimensional space that an observation (or simulation) product subtends, or it is immersed in.
Data Model for Astronomical Dataset Characterisation
IVOA Working Draft 09 May 2007
- Interest/Working Group:
- IVOA Data Model Working Group
- J. McDowell, F. Bonnarel, A. Richards, Igor Chillingarian, A. Micol, M. Louys
This is an IVOA Working Draft for review by IVOA members and other interested parties.
It is a draft document and may be updated, replaced, or obsoleted by other documents at any time.It is inappropriate to use IVOA Working Drafts as reference materials or to cite them as other than "work in progress".