LIGO Document T970130-v3

Specification of a Common Data Frame Format for Interferometric Gravitational Wave Detectors (IGWD)

Document #:
LIGO-T970130-v3
Document type:
T - Technical notes
Other Versions:
LIGO-T970130-v2
24 May 2019, 16:47
Abstract:
The LIGO/VIRGO Data Frame Format for interferometric gravitational wave detectors (IGWD) is a collaborative effort that has evolved out of a frame format design originated within the VIRGO Project. This specification has evolved out of the recognition for the need of a standard definition of this frame format that can be used by individual (international) projects wishing to adhere to a common representation of data produced by IGWD. It is hoped that by using a standard design for data, future collaborative analyses of data taken by different projects can be promoted more easily.
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Notes and Changes:
Section J of the Revision History contains the differences between version 9 and version 8 of the frame specification.

The source can be found at:
https://git.ligo.org/computing/policy/frame-specification/-/tags/frame-specification-9.0.0


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