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Astronomy projects

Major astronomical science projects

o 2dF galaxy redshift survey

o 2dF quasar redshift survey

o 2MASS The Two-Micron All-Sky Survey

o AstroGrid A data-grid for UK astronomy, which will form the UK contribution to a global Virtual Observatory

o ASTROVIRTEL Accessing Astronomical Archives as Virtual Telescopes

o BiSON Birmingham Solar Oscillations Network

o BOOMERanG Balloon Observations Of Millimetric Extragalactic Radiation and Geophysics

o ESO Imaging Survey The ESO Imaging Survey (EIS) project is an ongoing effort to carry out a variety of public imaging surveys in support of VLT programmes

o GOODS The Great Observatories Origins Deep Survey

o ING Wide Field Camera Survey An umbrella for a variety of wide-field imaging programmes

o Local Group Survey A photometric survey of the resolved stellar content of nearby galaxies currently forming stars

o NEAT Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking

o OGLE Optical Gravitational Lensing Experiment

o The Sloan Digital Sky Survey

o UKIDSS The UKIRT Infrared Deep Sky Survey

o The Virgo Consortium