Era of Citizen Science: Intersection of Outreach, Crowd-Sourced Data, and Scientific Research II Posters

Friday, 19 December 2014: 1:40 PM-6:00 PM
Chairs:  Constance E Walker1, Pamela Gay1, Stephen M Pompea2 and Padma A Yanamandra-Fisher3, (1)Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL, United States(2)National Optical Astronomy Observatory, Tucson, AZ, United States(3)Space Science Institute Rancho Cucamonga, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, United States
Primary Conveners:  Constance E Walker, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL, United States
Co-conveners:  Padma A Yanamandra-Fisher, Space Science Institute, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, United States, Pamela Gay, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL, United States and Stephen M Pompea, National Optical Astronomy Observatory, Tucson, AZ, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Constance E Walker, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL, United States

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

Scientists and Public: Is the Information Flow Direction Starting to Change?
Diego Diaz-Doce, Emma J Bee, Patrick D Bell, Andrew P Marchant, Sarah Reay, Steven Lewis Richardson and Wayne Andrew Shelley, British Geological Survey Keyworth, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Joint Antarctic School Expedition – An International Collaboration for High School Students and Teachers on Antarctic Science
Juan Botella1, Janet Warburton2, Sarah Bartholow2 and Lynn Foshee Reed3, (1)Monona Grove High School, Monona, WI, United States, (2)ARCUS, Fairbanks, AK, United States, (3)Maggie L. Walker Governor's School, Richmond, VA, United States
How citizen seismology is transforming rapid public earthquake information: the example of LastQuake smartphone application and Twitter QuakeBot
Remy Bossu1, Caroline Etivant2, Frederic Roussel2, Gilles Mazet-Roux2 and Robert Steed2, (1)CEA Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique DAM, Arpajon Cedex, France, (2)CSEM, Paris, France
Using the Citizen Science Picture Post Project as the Foundation for Campus Environmental Monitoring by Undergraduate Student Researchers
Kimberly Bowen and Laura A Guertin, Pennsylvania State University Brandywine, Media, PA, United States
The Radio Jove Project: Citizen Science Contributes to Jupiter Decametric Radio Research
James Thieman, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD, United States; University of Maryland Baltimore County, CRESST, Baltimore, MD, United States, Charles A Higgins, Middle Tennessee State University, Physics and Astronomy, Murfreesboro, TN, United States, Jim Sky, Radio Sky Inc., Ocean View, HI, United States, Baptiste Cecconi, Paris Observatory Meudon, Meudon, France and Leonard N Garcia, Bldg 34, Rm W386, Code 605, Greenbelt, MD, United States
The Power Plant Mapping Student Project: Bringing Citizen Science to Schools
Kelsey Tayne1,2, Tomohiro Oda1,3, Kevin R Gurney4, Darragh O’Keeffe4, Gabrielle Petron1,2, Pieter P Tans1 and Gregory J Frost1,2, (1)NOAA/Earth System Research Lab, Boulder, CO, United States, (2)Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, Boulder, CO, United States, (3)Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere, Fort Collins, CO, United States, (4)Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, United States
When the hazard you’re monitoring is the least of your troubles… the early days of a ubiquitous computing citizen science initiative on active volcanoes
Saskia M van Manen1, Mike Richards2, Robert Seaton2, Ian Cameron2, Geoffroy Avard3 and Maria Martinez3, (1)Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7, United Kingdom, (2)Open University, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom, (3)OVSICORI-UNA, Heredia, Costa Rica
Working With Greenlandic Fishermen: A New Approach to Citizen Science
David Felton Porter, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, Margie Turrin, LDEO of Columbia University, Palisades, NY, United States and Søren Greve, Skolen Kullorsuaq, Kullorsuaq, Greenland
USGS “iCoast – Did the Coast Change?” Project: Crowd-Tagging Aerial Photographs to Improve Coastal Change Prediction Models
Sophia B Liu, Barbara S Poore, Nathaniel G Plant, Hilary F Stockdon, Karen Morgan and Richard Snell, U.S Geological Survey, Coastal and Marine Science Center, Saint Petersburg, FL, United States
CrowdMag – Crowdsourcing magnetic data
Manoj C Nair1, Nir Boneh1 and Arnaud Chulliat2, (1)University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, United States, (2)National Geophysical Data Center, Boulder, CO, United States
When scientists know too much – using citizen science to understand delta morphology.
Antoinette Abeyta1, Sarah E Baumgardner1, Danny Im1, Charles Nguyen1 and Chris Paola2, (1)University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, United States, (2)Univ Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, United States
A Web-based Distributed Voluntary Computing Platform for Large Scale Hydrological Computations
Ibrahim Demir, University of Iowa, IIHR Hydroscience and Engineering, Iowa City, IA, United States and Ramil Agliamzanov, Ege University, Department of Computer Engineering, Izmir, Turkey
Enhancing Outreach using Social Networks at the National Seismological Network of Costa Rica
Lepolt Linkimer and Oscar H. Lücke, University of Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
Evolving Best Practices in Online Astronomy Teaching
Katie J Berryhill, American Public University System Charles Town, Charles Town, WV, United States, Kenneth Brandt, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, United States and Timothy F Slater, Univ Wyoming, Laramie, WY, United States
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