Montage: a grid portal and software toolkit for science-grade astronomical image mosaicking

@article{Jacob2009MontageAG,
  title={Montage: a grid portal and software toolkit for science-grade astronomical image mosaicking},
  author={Joseph C. Jacob and Daniel S. Katz and G. Bruce Berriman and John Good and Anastasia C. Laity and Ewa Deelman and Carl Kesselman and Gurmeet Singh and Mei-Hui Su and Thomas. A. Prince and Roy Williams},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2009},
  volume={abs/1005.4454}
}
Montage is a portable software toolkit to construct custom, science-grade mosaics that preserve the astrometry and photometry of astronomical sources. The user specifies the dataset, wavelength, sky location, mosaic size, coordinate system, projection, and spatial sampling. Montage supports massive astronomical datasets that may be stored in distributed archives. Montage can be run on both single- and multi-processor computers, including clusters and grids. Standard grid tools are used to… 

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