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Advances in Astronomy
Volume 2010, Article ID 524534, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/524534
Research Article

Multiple Depth DB Tables Indexing on the Sphere

1Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica, IASF Bologna, Via P. Gobetti 101, 40129 Bologna, Italy
2Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica, IASF Palermo, Via U. La Malfa 153, 90146 Palermo, Italy

Received 30 June 2009; Revised 13 October 2009; Accepted 12 January 2010

Academic Editor: Joshua S. Bloom

Copyright © 2010 Luciano Nicastro and Giorgio Calderone. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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