Software standards, methods and quality control for the Sloan Digital Sky Survey

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The Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) Collaboration involves upwards of 50 scientists, many of whom are involved in the development and use of the software needed to acquire, process and archive the image and spectroscopic data sets. Fermilab has major responsibilities in the development and maintenance of the project`s software and for its software engineering practices. The authors report on the standards and methodologies they have developed in support of these activities.

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Pordes, R.; Berman, E. & Petravick, D. October 1, 1995.

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The Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) Collaboration involves upwards of 50 scientists, many of whom are involved in the development and use of the software needed to acquire, process and archive the image and spectroscopic data sets. Fermilab has major responsibilities in the development and maintenance of the project`s software and for its software engineering practices. The authors report on the standards and methodologies they have developed in support of these activities.

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OSTI as DE96002620

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  • CHEP `95: computing in high energy physics, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), 18-22 Sep 1995

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  • Other: DE96002620
  • Report No.: FNAL/C--95/325
  • Report No.: CONF-9509237--7
  • Grant Number: AC02-76CH03000
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 161519
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc627815

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Pordes, R.; Berman, E. & Petravick, D. Software standards, methods and quality control for the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, article, October 1, 1995; Batavia, Illinois. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc627815/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.