IN023:
Developing Innovative Tools and Services to Enable Data Use across Broad User Communities



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Session ID#: 26672

Session Description:
The time and effort required to discover, visualize, and analyze large quantities of information and Earth science data for research, monitoring, and decision making presents a great challenge to Earth science investigation. Existing data and information systems support experienced users, but prove difficult for new users that are unfamiliar with the variety of formats and structures in which data, metadata, and information are stored and the required methods to use them. To address these concerns, this session solicits presentations demonstrating innovative data services, tools, and approaches to assist broader user communities in both learning and performing discovery, visualization, and analysis of Earth science data. The presented work may include, but is not limited to: data recipes, data and information curation efforts, data processing and analysis tools, science notebooks, structured document database development, data discovery tools, and software tips among developers.
Primary Convener:  Leigh Sinclair, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL, United States
Convener:  Amanda Marie Weigel, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL, United States

Cross-Listed:
  • ED - Education

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

Brian Knosp, Peggy Li, Quoc A Vu, Svetla M Hristova-Veleva, Joe Turk and Bjorn Lambrigtsen, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States
Anthony M Castronova1, Liza Brazil1 and Martin Seul2, (1)Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrological Science, Washington, DC, United States, (2)Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrological Science, Water Data Center, Washington, DC, United States
Mark Reese1, Jeff Siarto2, Christopher Lynnes3 and Dana Shum3, (1)Element 84, Inc., Dallas, TX, United States, (2)Element 84, Inc., Alexandria, VA, United States, (3)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States
Arianna Jakositz1,2, Evan McQuinn1,2, Zeb Delk1,2 and Jason Shapiro2,3, (1)Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, Boulder, CO, United States, (2)NOAA Boulder, NCEI, Boulder, CO, United States, (3)National Centers for Environmental Information, Boulder, CO, United States
Hannah Wilcox1, Kevin M Schaefer2, Elchin E Jafarov3, Peter L Pulsifer4, Colleen Strawhacker1, Lynn Yarmey1 and Rajarshi Basak1, (1)National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, CO, United States, (2)University of Colorado, National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, CO, United States, (3)Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, United States, (4)University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, United States
Johannes Friedrich1, Aaron Kressig2, Saleem Van Groenou3 and Colin McCormick2, (1)World Resources Institute, Washington D.C., DC, United States, (2)World Resources Institute, Washington, DC, United States, (3)Google, Mountain View, CA, United States
Thomas Maiersperger, USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center Sioux Falls, Sioux Falls, SD, United States
Stephan Siemen1, Julia Wagemann1 and Oliver Clements2, (1)ECMWF, Forecast, Reading, United Kingdom, (2)PML, Plymouth, United Kingdom
Emily Bunse1, Kathleen Anne Graham1, Carson Rufledt1, J. Douglas Walker1, Andreas Mӧller1 and Basil Tikoff2, (1)University of Kansas, Geology, Lawrence, KS, United States, (2)University of Wisconsin Madison, Geoscience, Madison, WI, United States
Tyler Allen Erickson, Google, Inc., Mountain View, CA, United States, Brian Granger, California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo, Physics, San Luis Obispo, CA, United States, Jason Grout, Bloomberg New York, New York, NY, United States and Sylvain Corlay, QuantStack, Paris, France
Rupert Minnett1, Anthony Koppers2, Nicholas Jarboe3, Lisa Tauxe3, Catherine Constable3 and Lori Jonestrask3, (1)Cogense, Inc., Seattle, WA, United States, (2)Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, United States, (3)Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, United States
Dan Lipsa1, Aashish Chaudhary1, Dean Norman Williams2, Charles Doutriaux2 and  Sankhesh Jhaveri1, (1)Kitware Inc., Clifton Park, NY, United States, (2)Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA, United States
Ryan Ross, Martin Heesemann, Maia Hoeberechts, Benoit Pirenne, Melissa MacArthur, Marlene A Jeffries and Michael G Morley, Ocean Networks Canada, Victoria, BC, Canada
Roman Julius Hennig, Johannes Friedrich, Mengpin Ge, Helen Mountford, Taryn Fransen, Juan Carlos Altamirano, Zaid Thanawala and Aleksandra Arcipowska, World Resources Institute, Washington D.C., DC, United States
Eugene F Burger1, Roland Schweitzer2, Kevin O'Brien3, Ansley B Manke1 and Karl Matthew Smith4, (1)NOAA Seattle, Seattle, WA, United States, (2)NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, Seattle, WA, United States, (3)NOAA/PMEL/UW, Seattle, WA, United States, (4)JISAO, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States
Ryan P Cody1, Stephen Michael Escarzaga1, Allison G Gaylord2, Ari Kassin1, Mauricio Barba1 and Craig E Tweedie3, (1)University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX, United States, (2)Nuna Technologies, Homer, AK, United States, (3)University of Texas at El Paso, Biological Science and the Environmental Science and Engineering Program, El Paso, TX, United States