Visualization in Astronomy

Our Visualization Workshop was recently held (21 October 2016) at the River Club in Observatory.

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Data Science Workshop

The Inter-University Institute for Data Intensive Astronomy recently held its inaugural Data Science Workshop in the School of Public Health at the University of the Western Cape on 12-13 April 2016.

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Alignment of Black Holes

Many galaxies host supermassive black holes (SMBHs) at their centres, which are often characterized by bright jets of ionised material being accelerated along powerful jets.

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SAP Workshop

Researchers from SAP and IDIA held a two-day workshop at the SAP offices in Century City.

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A new partner for IDIA

The University of Pretoria (UP) joins the University of Cape Town, the University of the Western Cape and the North-West University in the collaborative agreement to form IDIA.

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Memorandum of Understanding - IDIA & NRAO

IDIA and the NRAO have signed a MoU to collaborate on the development of algorithms and software for the processing of radio data, in anticipation of the large surveys that will be conduc

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South Africa & The Netherlands sign MoU

On 17 November 2015, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between IDIA (South Africa) and the Dutch partners - ASTRON and IBM-Dome.

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The Launch of IDIA

IDIA - the Inter-University Institute for Data Intensive Astronomy was officially launched on 3 September 2015.

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