The eight universities and research institutes in the cluster are involved in the operation and development of world-leading radio observatories and the analysis of their data, or they contribute necessary expertise in data science. Ten industrial companies already support the initiative. [more]
B3D aims to help develop and apply the data science expertise and methodology increasingly needed for astrophysical research. Linking radio astronomical research with data science nourishes the exchange between exciting basic research and application-oriented research.