Cyberinfrastructure Summer Institute for Geoscientists

Agenda for CSIG ‘10

August 9-13, 2010

MONDAY (9th)
TUESDAY (10th)
WEDNESDAY (11th)
THURSDAY (12th)
FRIDAY (13th)
Topic
Introduction, Overview, Motivations
EarthScope: Data Portals & Geophysical Data
Topography and Remote Sensing Data and Systems
Integrated Earth Models & Visualization
Discussion, Summary & Collaboration Planning
9:00 AM Welcome & Introduction (C. Baru, SDSC) Intro to EarthScope science and data (M. Fouch, ASU) LiDAR and Remote Sensing introduction and science applications (R. Arrowsmith, ASU) Integrated Earth Models: Scientific Motivations and Examples (M. Fouch) Breakouts Discussion: Education and Build tracks
9:45 AM SDSC machine room tour
10:15 AM Break
10:30 AM Survey of Emerging IT Trends & Technology (C. Baru) EarthScope Data Products and Data Portal (C. Baru & K. Lin, SDSC) The OpenTopography Portal - Overview and Hands-on Demo (C. Crosby, SDSC) OpenEarth Framework Introduction & Hands-on Demo (D. Nadeau, SDSC and M. Fouch) Summary and final discussion
12:00 PM Lunch

 

Track   Build Education Build Education Build Education
1:30 PM Informatics and Earth Science Research (R. Keller, UO) Web services and the Opal Toolkit (S. Krishnan, SDSC) The Quake-Catcher Network: Bringing Seismology to Homes and Schools (related media)(D. Kilb & D. Kane, SIO) Technical Overview of OpenTopography Portal (V. Nandigam, SDSC & C. Crosby) Using LiDAR and Remote Sensing Data in the Classroom (S. Robinson, ASU & R. Arrowsmith)
- Regional Deformation handout
- Wallace Creek Exercise
OEF Technical Discussion (D. Nadeau) Designing Educational Material for use in Google Earth (Peter Selkin, UWT)
- Google Earth Resource List
- Sample Lab Exercise
- KMZ file
2:30 PM Break
2:45 PM Perception, Cognition, Visualization, and Learning (Steve Reynolds, ASU) Catalog Services for Web (K. Lin, SDSC) Welcome to Earthquake Country! - Resources for Earthquake Education and the Great California ShakeOut (Robert DeGroot, SCEC) Management Systems for Large Geospatial Data (V. Nandigam) Using LiDAR and Remote Sensing Data in the Classroom cont. (S. Robinson & R. Arrowsmith) Wrangling data for Integrated Earth Models (D. Nadeau) Designing Educational Material for use in Google Earth (Peter Selkin, UWT) cont.
3:45 PM Break
4:00 PM Break Portal Technologies (J. Moreland, SDSC) EarthScope and other Geophysical Data in the Classroom (related media) (D. Kilb, SIO) Cloud computing for Geospatial Data (S. Krishnan) Using LiDAR and Remote Sensing Data in the Classroom cont. (S. Robinson & R. Arrowsmith) OEF Technical & Data Issues Discussion Toward Regional Repositories for Field Trip Information (P. Selkin, UWT)
4:15 PM

Participant Poster Session & Reception
(SDSC Auditorium)

5:00 PM            
5:30 PM Group Dinner from 5:30 - 9:00
(The Village 15th Floor)
6:00 PM  
9:00 PM End

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