People of SGCI: Dimuthu Upeksha Wannipurage

Dimuthu Upeksha Wannipurage Programmer Analyst Science Gateways Research Center, Indiana University What is your role within SGCI and what do you do? I work with the Science Gateways Research Center(SGRC) team at Indiana University as a research software engineer. I have over two years of industry experience in system integration and cloud deployment technologies. Before joining the SGRC team, I had been working in middleware development and that helped me to have a better...

Report from SGCI's Summer Coding Institute for Students

SGCI offered a four-week Coding Institute during the summer of 2018. The Institute, which is focused on gateway development for undergraduate students, covers the core skills needed to be productive in the design and maintenance of science gateways. Presented as short tutorials alternated with practical exercises, all instruction was done via live coding.

Mini Science Gateways Bootcamp in Edinburgh, Scotland: Not at All a "Mini" Experience

By Sandra Gesing The Science Gateways Bootcamp is a well-received five-day long hands-on workshop on sustainability that takes place twice a year in the U.S. The five days is needed to fully discuss and work through the topics as well as for building a community around sustainability for science gateways. Being aware of the fact that five days is a major time commitment and also being inspired by the demand of the community both within the U.S. and internationally, the SGCI Incubator...

2018 Summer Internship Reports: Nayman Leung

Each year, our Workforce Development team offers summer internships for students interested in developing their gateway development skills. Interns are placed at one of several SGCI partner sites. This post features SGCI summer 2018 intern Nayman Leung, a sophomore at the University of Illinois.

2018 Summer Internship Reports: Thomas Hilton Johnson III

Each year, our Workforce Development team offers summer internships for students interested in developing their gateway development skills. Interns are placed at one of several SGCI partner sites. This post features SGCI summer 2018 intern Thomas Johnson, a junior at Elizabeth City State University.

2018 Summer Internship Reports: Edsel Norwood

Each year, our Workforce Development team offers summer internships for students interested in developing their gateway development skills. Interns are placed at one of several SGCI partner sites. This post features SGCI summer 2018 intern Edsel Norwood, a rising senior at Elizabeth City State University.

2018 Summer Internship Reports: Ke'Darius Whitley

Each year, our Workforce Development team offers summer internships for students interested in developing their gateway development skills. Interns are placed at one of several SGCI partner sites. This post features SGCI summer 2018 intern Ke'Darius Whitley, a rising senior at Winston Salem State University.

2018 Summer Internship Reports: Yuexi Chen

Each year, our Workforce Development team offers summer internships for students interested in developing their gateway development skills. Interns are placed at one of several SGCI partner sites. This post features SGCI summer 2018 intern Yuexi Chen, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Maryland.

People of SGCI: Sudhakar Pamidighantam

Sudhakar Pamidighantam Senior Scientist, Science Gateways Research Center Indiana University What is your role within SGCI and what do you do? I am an EDS consultant and help deploy gateways and collaborate on user interfaces and backend HPC integration. How did you come to be a part of SGCI, and why were you intrigued by the opportunity? I became part of the Science Gateways team in Nov 2014 and was invited to review and eventually be part of SGCI program at IU by...

SGCI's Affiliates Program Gives Software & Resource Providers Increased Visibility

SGCI recently launched its Affiliates Program, which gives software and/or resource providers the opportunity to expand their reach by providing assistance to gateway projects. Through this program, individuals and organizations that provide software or other resources agree to provide free support and assistance to gateway projects that want to use their software or resources. Why become an SGCI Affiliate? This program offers an opportunity to give your software components greater...

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