Milestone

DES DR2 available in Cosmohub

The object catalog of DES DR2 has been ingested into the CosmoHub service.

The object catalog of DES DR2 has been ingested into the CosmoHub service.

DR2 consists of single-epoch and coadded images, a source catalog derived from coadded images and associated data products assembled from 6 years of DES science operation. The release includes data from the 5000 deg2 wide-area survey covering the southern Galactic cap in 5 broad photometric bands.

The now available catalog consists of 691,483,608 objects with about 480 parameters. The total size of the catalog is ~3 TiB. The DES DR2 catalog is available for exploration and download at cosmohub.pic.es.

Latest Group News

PIC

PIC contributes to the ESCAPE Data Analysis Challenge 2021

November 23, 2021

The PIC team is running tests for the ESCAPE DAC21 to evaluate the solutions proposed for the construction of the project’s Data Lake and Science Analysis Platform. The results will be published as part of the ESCAPE project output.

Milestone

PIC updated network to 200Gbps

June 30, 2021

The network team at PIC achieved an important milestone after 2 years of development. The network at PIC has been migrated from a 20Gbps to a 200Gbps link in a very smooth way.

Institutional

Jordi Puigneró, the Generalitat’s Minister of Digital Policy & Public Administration, visits PIC

April 7, 2021

The Minister of Digital Policy & Public Administration of the Generalitat de Catalunya, Jordi Puigneró, visited PIC on Tuesday 6th, April 2021.