Viala Yves - Gaia
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Observatoire de Paris
Yves Viala is a member of the scientific team at Observatoire de Paris (Department GEPI). He joined the Gaia project team in 2001 as a core member of the Gaia Radial Velocity Spectrometer (RVS) Working Group, which evolved into the current Coordination Unit 6 (CU6).
[Published: 04/09/2004 | Updated: 02/11/2015]
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