CyVerse.org provides a platform for researchers studying plant diversity and has helped undergraduate biology students complete their honors theses examining factors affecting root growth. (Credit: Cowpea Diversity panel by James Burridge at URBC, South Africa, 2013)
San Diego Supercomputer Center, UCSD
Nancy Wilkins-Diehr is the director and Principal Investigator of the Science Gateways Community Institute and an Associate Director at the San Diego Supercomputer Center. She has been involved in science gateways and their interfaces to high-performance computing since 2005. Nancy received her Bachelor’s degree from Boston College in Mathematics and Philosophy and her Master’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from San Diego State University. She has been with SDSC since 1993 and has served in a variety of management positions related to advanced cyberinfrastructure.