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A concept for an on-line platform for scientific collaborations between amateur and professional astronomers

A concept for an on-line platform for scientific collaborations between amateur and professional astronomers

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  • Pro-Am Astronomywww.astro-pro-am.org
    A concept for an on-line platform for scientific collaborations
    between amateur and professional astronomers.
    Pedro Russo
    Leiden University/IAU
    russo@strw.leidenuniv.nl
  • Vision
    An on-line platform to foster the collaboration between professional and amateur astronomers.
    Bring together amateurs and professional to make sense of the Universe through collaborations and data share.
    A shared space and free resource to help the communities to achieve common goals.
  • Goals
    • To increase the collaborations between professional and amateurs astronomers as well as other astronomy enthusiasts. View slide
    • To foster pro-am collaborations. View slide
    • To raise awareness of the results coming from pro-am collaborations.
    • To provide standards to pro-am collaborations.
  • Sitemap #1
    About
    Team
    Why are we doing this?
    News
    Including latest papers published in the framework of pro-am collaboration
    Events: Meetings, conference, schools,
    PRO-AM Projects
    Current PRO-AM projects
    Past PRO-AM projects
    Submit a new project
  • Sitemap #2
    Scientific Data
    Request data
    Submit/Share data
    Explore existing data
    Resources
    The scientific process
    Standards in astronomy
    How-to guides: Equipment, Software
    Types of data: Images, Spectroscopy, Radio
    Repository of presentations
  • Inspiration
  • Inspiration
  • Timelime
    July:
    JENAM2011:
    Public discussion
    Establishment of a Steering Committee
    July - August
    Roadmap definition
    First design mock-up
    September - November
    Recruiting editor (September)
    Web-development
  • Timelime
    December
    Website beta version
    January 2012
    Official release: AAS 219th Meeting — 08-12 January 2012 Austin, TX
    August 2012
    IAU GA: First review meeting
  • Necessary resources
    Webhosting and developing
    Part-time (paid) editor/data curator
    Promotion
  • List of Pro-Am projects
    Open Google document: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uJIVVRveQB6SUvIpu_fnT4Ei-yQ4IGaMTM6NPOgbM78/edit?hl=en_GB