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Spectrum Data Model
Version 1.01

IVOA Proposed Recommendation 15 May 2007

Interest/Working Group:
Jonathan McDowell, Doug Tody, Tamas Budavari, Markus Dolensky, Inga Kamp, Kelly McCusker, Pavlos Protopapas, Arnold Rots, Randy Thompson, Frank Valdes, and the IVOA DAL and DM WGs
Jonathan McDowell


We present a data model describing the structure of spectrophotometric datasets with spectral and possibly temporal coordinates and associated metadata. This data model may be used to represent spectra, time series data, segments of SED (Spectral Energy Distributions), and other spectral or temporal associations.

Status of this document

This is an IVOA Proposed Recommendation made available for public review.
It is appropriate to reference this document only as a recommended standard that is under review and which may be changed before it is accepted as a full recommendation.

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