INTEROP: Creation of an international virtual data center for the biodiversity, ecological and environmental sciences

Principal Investigators:

Matthew B. Jones, William K. Michener, and Kathleen K. Smith

Under this project we will develop new community capacity and new technologies to support the design, implementation, and deployment of a Virtual Data Center (VDC) for biodiversity, ecological and environmental data—all founded on open standards and protocols for interoperability among existing and new data centers. We will design a reliable infrastructure that enables open, stable, persistent, robust, and secure access to well-described and logically organized biodiversity, ecological and environmental data. The system will consist of a virtual... more

Participants and Meetings

ActivityDatesFurther Information
Working Group13th—15th January 2009Participant List  
Working Group10th—12th February 2009Participant List  
Working Group16th—18th February 2010Participant List  

Participant Contact Information

Suzanne Lorraine Allardsallard [at] utk.eduUniversity of Tennessee, Knoxville
Bob Cookcookrb [at] ornl.govOak Ridge National Laboratory
Duane Costadcosta [at] lternet.eduUniversity of New Mexico
Mike Framemike_frame [at] usgs.govUS Geological Survey (USGS)
Stephanie E. Hamptons.hampton [at] wsu.eduUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
Matthew B. Jonesjones [at] nceas.ucsb.eduUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
Hilmar Lapphlapp [at] nescent.orgDuke University
William K. Michenerwilliam.michener [at] gmail.comUniversity of New Mexico
Mark Servillamark.servilla [at] gmail.comUniversity of New Mexico
Kathleen K. Smithkksmith [at] duke.eduDuke University
David A. Vieglaisvieglais [at] ku.eduUniversity of Kansas
Todd Visiontjv [at] bio.unc.eduUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Bruce Wilsonwilsonbe [at] ornl.govOak Ridge National Laboratory
John Cobbcobbjw [at]
Patricia Crusepatricia.cruse [at] ucop.eduUniversity of California, Office of the President
Vivian B. Hutchisonvhutchison [at] usgs.govUS Geological Survey (USGS) Western Fisheries Research Center
Steve Kellingstk2 [at] cornell.eduCornell University
Carol Tenopirctenopir [at] utk.eduUniversity of Tennessee, Knoxville
Paul Allenpea1 [at] cornell.eduCornell University
Nick Brandbrand [at] nceas.ucsb.eduUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
Roger Dahldahl [at] unm.eduUniversity of New Mexico
Michael Daigledaigle [at] nceas.ucsb.eduUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
Timothy DiLaurotimmo [at] jhu.eduJohns Hopkins University
Jim Greenjgreen [at] iiaweb.comUnknown
Jeff Horsburghjeff.horsburgh [at] usu.eduUtah State University
Carl Lagozeclagoze [at] gmail.comCornell University
Giri Palanisamypalanisamyg [at] ornl.govOak Ridge National Laboratory
Robert Sanduskysandusky [at] uic.eduUniversity of Illinois
Ryan Scherlerscherle [at] nescent.orgDuke University
Robert P. Waltzrwaltz [at] utk.eduUniversity of Tennessee, Knoxville

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"INTEROP: Creation of an international virtual data center for the biodiversity, ecological and environmental sciences" is project ID: 12370