Division B Commission 5 WG Virtual Observatories, Data Centers & Networks


Robert J. Hanisch

National Institute of Standards and Technology
Office of Data and Informatics
100 Bureau Drive
Stop 8300
Gaithersburg MD 20899-8300
United States

Phone: +1 301-975-3463
Email: roberthanischnistgov
Personal website: http://www.nist.gov/mml/odi/robert-hanisch.cfm
Organization website: http://nist.gov/

Last updated:
August 18, 2015

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Assume formal responsibility for international Virtual Observatory standards on a permanent basis, as developed by the International Virtual Observatory Alliance; promote best practices in data standards and interoperability among national and international data centers; utilize open networks for promotion and conduct of astrophysical research

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