Current status (Dec. 2007)
of the data collections and recent improvements.
The GCPD is a comprehensive database
of photometric data for more than 80 systems, and their references.
Systematic quality controls
Uniform system of identification
Weighted mean values for the UBV and uvby systems
|Form to query the General Index|
|Form to query any photometric catalogue|
|Form to query the bibliographic reference files|
Read the explanations on how to use each form.
Several of our catalogues are distributed by the CDS.
This server also provides various kinds of information and bibliography.
SITE ROAD MAP
Table of contents down to a four level depth
The Star*s Family
Double Stars Library
NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
Database for stars in open clusters (WEBDA)
Asiago Database on Photometric Systems (ADPS)
CDS/ESRIN service for astronomical catalogues (VizieR)
Faculty of Sciences, University of Lausanne
We would appreciate that you mention the use of the database in your papers if it has been useful.
A description has been published in the Astronomy and Astrophysics Supplement Series
(1997, A&AS 124, 349) and this is the official reference.
Postscript version of this article
The logo GCPD has been realised with the 3D Font Ray Tracing Service
The backround is one of Julianne's background textures
The green lines are Celine's original gifs