Science Node article "On the level with Hurricane Matthew" discusses using DesignSafe-CI gateway for coastal water level models of storm surge

On the level with Hurricane Matthew Data assimilation using DesignSafe-CI portal improves coastal water level models of storm surge Hurricane storm surge is one of the most hazardous and difficult parts of a hurricane to forecast. Researchers at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (UNC) have developed a data assimilation method for improving multi-day forecasts of coastal water levels. Data assimilation combines real-time measurements with model simulations....

Trusted CI webinar: Investigating Secure Development In Practice: A Human-Centered Perspective, June 28, 2021

University of Maryland's Michelle Mazurek will present "Investigating Secure Development In Practice: A Human-Centered Perspective", on Monday, June 28th at 1 pm (Eastern).   Regular webinar attendees: note the later time for this presentation. Please  register here . Be sure to check spam/junk folder for a registration confirmation email. Secure development is not just a technical problem: it’s a human and organizational problem as well. To understand...

Trusted CI webinars now available as a podcast

Want to catch up on the Trusted CI webinar series while you're on the go? Trusted CI has announced the launch of a podcast version of their webinar. You can find the podcast by searching for "Trusted CI podcast" on  Apple ,  Google , Overcast, Luminary, Pocketcasts, and many other podcatchers.   Contact  webinars@trustedci.org  if you have any questions.

Register for PEARC21 by July 16

The PEARC21 conference is a reimagined virtual conference where advanced research computing colleagues and peers can share their experiences via a series of online presentations and networking events. SGCI has created a list of gateway-related presentations here .  Attendees can participate by: Watching live and pre-recorded mixed technical presentations Attending virtual workshops and tutorials hosted from July 19th - 22nd, 2021 Attending a virtual poster session and...

EDUCAUSE Cybersecurity and Privacy Professionals Conference, June 8–10, 2021

The Cybersecurity and Privacy Professionals Conference will be online June 8–10, 2021. The 2021 EDUCAUSE Cybersecurity and Privacy Professionals Conference, formerly the Security Professionals Conference, will focus on restoring, evolving, and transforming cybersecurity and privacy in higher education. This is the only higher ed event that gives participants a chance to network and discuss information security and privacy trends and issues with peers and corporate partners. The...

2021 Spring ESIP Lab Request for Proposals

The  ESIP Lab  facilitates project-based learning opportunities for scientists to increase their technical savvy while increasing our collective knowledge of earth system science. Through this Request for Proposals (RFP), the ESIP Lab seeks projects that last 6 – 8 months, with a maximum budget of $10,000. Proposals must be submitted by June 18, 2021. Proposals related to the following needs in the earth science community will be given priority: ·  Modernization of...

Zooniverse Project Uses Fisheries Data to Model Impact of Climate Change

Zooniverse allows anyone across the world to become citizen scientists and participate in research under the guidance of research professionals. The powerful platform hosts numerous projects that require data collection and curation, leading to impactful scientific research.  One recent project, led by Andrea Thomer, assistant professor at the University of Michigan School of Information, uses Zooniverse to digitize archival fisheries data in order to model the impact of...

NIH Common Fund's new Bridge to Artificial Intelligence (Bridge2AI) program: Research Opportunity Announcement & Team Building Activities

The NIH Common Fund’s  Bridge to Artificial Intelligence (Bridge2AI)  program is designed to help propel biomedical research forward by setting the stage for widespread adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) that tackles complex biomedical challenges beyond human intuition.  The Bridge2AI program plans to support several interdisciplinary Data Generation Projects ( OTA-21-008 ) and one complementary cross-cutting...

Join the PEARC22 Executive Committee

Interested in supporting the PEARC community? Join the PEARC22 Executive Committee today and make next year's conference a success!  PEARC22 will be the first in-person conference hosted for the PEARC community since COVID-19 struck. Given this physical hiatus, the planning team is excited to get working on a fantastic week of in-person plenary sessions, hands-on tutorials, and networking events. They are looking for sub-committee chairs, co-chairs, and...

Internet2 Panel Discussion With SGCI Staff: Community Voices—Science Gateways: Sustaining Integrated Solutions for Accelerating Science, July 1, 2021

The computational landscape has never evolved as fast as in the last 10 years: novel research and data infrastructures, as well as hardware architectures and lab instruments, allow answering research questions that could have been not even asked 10 years ago. On Thursday, July 1, 1-2pm ET , a panel will discuss experiences for mature, internationally used science gateway frameworks such as Apache Airavata, HUBzero, and the Globus Data Platform as well as good practices for...