Experimental Astronomy

, Volume 35, Issue 1–2, pp 337–344 | Cite as

Implementation of PhotoZ under Astro-WISE

A photometric redshift code for large datasets
  • Roberto P. Saglia
  • Jan Snigula
  • Robert Senger
  • Ralf Bender
Original Article

Abstract

We describe the implementation of the PhotoZ code in the framework of the Astro-WISE package and as part of the Photometric Classification Server of the PanSTARRS pipeline. Both systems allow the automatic measurement of photometric redshifts for the millions of objects being observed in the PanSTARRS project or expected to be observed by future surveys like KIDS, DES or EUCLID.

Keywords

Astronomy databases Properties of galaxies Red shift 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roberto P. Saglia
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jan Snigula
    • 1
    • 2
  • Robert Senger
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ralf Bender
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Max-Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsGarchingGermany
  2. 2.UniversitätssternwarteMünchenGermany

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