85th AMS Annual Meeting

Joint Session 7: Cyberinfrastructure to support atmospheric and Oceanic Education: Examples and strategies (Joint with 21IIPS and Education)

Tuesday, 11 January 2005: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Organizers:  Thomas M. Whittaker, SSEC/CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin and Rajul Pandya, UCAR
  1:45 PM
The National Forum for Geosciences Information Technology (“FIGIT”)
Kelvin K. Droegemeier, CAPS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and R. B. Wilhelmson

  2:00 PM
Linked Environments for Atmospheric Discovery (LEAD): Architecture, Technology Road Map and Deployment Strategy
Kelvin K. Droegemeier, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and V. Chandrasekar, R. Clark, D. Gannon, S. Graves, E. Joseph, M. Ramamurthy, R. Wilhelmson, K. Brewster, B. Domenico, T. Leyton, V. R. Morris, D. Murray, B. Plale, R. Ramachandran, D. Reed, J. Rushing, D. Weber, A. Wilson, M. Xue, and S. Yalda


  2:15 PM
Sepideh Yalda, Millersville University, Millersville, PA; and R. Clark, E. Joseph, J. Alameda, T. Baltzer, K. Droegemeier, D. Bender, and W. Yarnell

  2:30 PM
  2:45 PM
Open Source technologies in science education: what's your geek IQ?
Stephen L. Arnold, Allan Hancock College, Santa Maria, CA


  3:00 PM
Issues and trends in meteorology and hydrology and their implications for COMET scientific training
Gregory Byrd, UCAR/COMET, Boulder, CO; and D. Wesley, T. Spangler, W. Schreiber-Abshire, T. Dulong, and M. Kelsch


  3:30 PM
Supporting Earth Science Education with Online Visualization and Analysis Information Systems
Zhong Liu, George Mason University/CSISS, Fairfax, VA and NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and S. Berrick, G. Leptoukh, L. Pham, H. Rui, S. Shen, W. Teng, and T. Zhu


  4:00 PM
An update on MADIS observation ingest, integration, quality control, and distribution capabilities
Patricia A. Miller, NOAA/ERL/FSL, Boulder, CO; and M. F. Barth and L. A. Benjamin*

  4:30 PM
Satellite Observations for Science Education
Steve Ackerman, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Web-based distance learning at Penn State University: Beyond shovelware

  5:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall