Helen Conover

Biography

Helen Conover, a principal research scientist with the University of Alabama in Huntsville’s Information Technology and Systems Center (UAH ITSC), has over twenty-five years of experience in Earth science data systems, since leading development of the Marshall Space Flight Center Distributed Active Archive Center ((MSFC DAAC) component of the distributed Information Management System for Version 0 of NASA's Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) in the early 1990’s. Conover currently works on several Earth science informatics projects funded by NASA and NOAA.

Research Interests

Earth science informatics, data and information system standards, science data usability

Posters

Mission management tools poster A Mission Management Application Suite for Airborne Science Operations (AGU 2011)
NASA field campaigns poster A Survey of NASA's Tropical Atmospheric Research Field Campaigns (AGU 2009)
Art-inspired Presentation of Earth Science Research (AGU Fall Meeting 2016) Art-inspired Presentation of Earth Science Research (AGU Fall Meeting 2016)
Coastal Research at ITSC Poster Coastal Research at the Information Technology and Systems Center
Talkoot poster Create Collaboratories for Earth Science using Talkoot (ESIP Meeting 2012)
Curated Data Albums poster Curated Data Albums for Earth Science Case Studies (ESIP Meeting 2012)
AMS 2013 curated data albums poster Curated Data Albums for Hurricane Case Studies (AMS 2013)
Data Albums: A Synthesis Engine for Studying Events (ESDSWG 2014) Data Albums: A Synthesis Engine for Studying Events (ESDSWG 2014)
Data Albums: A synthesis engine to support case study and climatology analysis (ESIP Winter 2014) Data Albums: A synthesis engine to support case study and climatology analysis (ESIP Winter 2014)
LEAD ESML poster Data Interchange in a Grid Environment: The Use of the Earth Science Markup Language (ESML) in the Linked Environments for Atmospheric Discovery (LEAD)
Data System for HS3 Field Campaign (AGU 2014) Data System for HS3 Field Campaign (AGU 2014)
Disaster Preparedness & Event Analysis (ESIP Summer 2014) Disaster Preparedness & Event Analysis (ESIP Summer 2014)
DISOVER poster DISCOVER (AGU 2008)
Emergent Science poster Emergent Science - a new way forward?
SCOOP poster Enabling Coastal Researcn and Management with Advanced Information Technology
Sensor Webs poster Enabling Earth Science Research and Management with Sensor Webs
Enhancements to NASA’s Land Atmosphere Near real-time Capability for EOS (LANCE)
Event-Driven and Collaboration Technologies for Earth Science Research (Earth Cube 2014) Event-Driven and Collaboration Technologies for Earth Science Research (Earth Cube 2014)
Event-Driven Cyberinfrastructure Technologies  Supporting the Disaster Life Cycle (AGU 2014) Event-Driven Cyberinfrastructure Technologies Supporting the Disaster Life Cycle (AGU 2014)
Event-Driven Data Delivery (ED3) Technologies for Severe Weather Research GHRC Innovations: Moving Technology from Research to Production (ESIP Winter 2014) Event-Driven Data Delivery (ED3) Technologies for Severe Weather Research GHRC Innovations: Moving Technology from Research to Production (ESIP Winter 2014)
GHRC poster 2016
Global Hydrology Resource Center (Suomi NPP 2014) Global Hydrology Resource Center (Suomi NPP 2014)
GPM-GV poster GPM Ground Validation Field Campaigns Collaboration and Data Management Tools (ESIP 2013)
GRIP Collaboration Portal: Information Management for a Hurricane Field Campaign
HS3 Information System (AGU Winter 2015) HS3 Information System (AGU Winter 2015)
Karma poster Instant Karma: Provenance at the AMSR-E SIPS
LANCE poster Introducing NASA's Near-real-time Processing Capability for Aqua AMSR-E: A Component of LANCE (Land Atmosphere Near-real-time Capability for EOS)
ISO Lineage Metadata poster ISO Lineage Meadata at the AMSR-E SIPS (ESDSWG 2012)
Land, Atmosphere Near real-time Capability for EOS (LANCE) AMSR2 Data System (AGU Fall Meeting 2016) Land, Atmosphere Near real-time Capability for EOS (LANCE) AMSR2 Data System (AGU Fall Meeting 2016)
Planned HS3 Data System poster (HS3 science team meeting 2014) Planned HS3 Data System (HS3 science team meeting 2014)
NASA field campaigns poster Pre-Mission, Mission and Post Mission Data Management for NASA Field Campaigns (AGU 2011)
Provenance collection and display poster Provenance Collection and Display for the AMSR-E SIPS (ESDSWG 2011)
Provenance collection and display poster Provenance Collection and Display for the AMSR-E SIPS (ESIP Meeting 2012)
Real Time Data Management Tools for GPM Ground Validation Field Campaigns (ESIP Winter 2014) Real Time Data Management Tools for GPM Ground Validation Field Campaigns (ESIP Winter 2014)
SANDS poster SANDS: Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (AGU 2009)
Science on Drupal (ESDSWG 2014) Science on Drupal (ESDSWG 2014)
SKIF poster SKIF: Semantic Knowledge Integration Framework (AGU 2007)
SMART-ODM poster SMART-ODM Project: Sensor Management for Applied Research Technologies for On Demand Modeling
Stimulating Remote Sensing Education through Knowledge Augmentation Services (AMS 2017) Stimulating Remote Sensing Education through Knowledge Augmentation Services (AMS 2017)
RTMM poster The 2nd Generation Real Time Mission Monitor (RTMM) Development (AGU 2009)
Visualize, Discover, and Analyze: A Data Center’s Innovative Services for Addressing Observing System Challenges (AMS 2017) Visualize, Discover, and Analyze: A Data Center’s Innovative Services for Addressing Observing System Challenges (AMS 2017)

Products

HyDRO in use at GHRC

HyDRO (the Hydrologic Data search, Retrieval, and Order system) allows users to search the GHRC database for specific data sets.

TransplantPro provides health care professionals with mobile transplant tools

The mobile app "TransplantPro" allows transplant professionals to connect to other transplant professionals. Most commonly used transplant calculators are built into this app.

Provenance Tools help with the collection and display of data products

Several provenance collection and display tools have resulted from provenance research at ITSC in conjunction with the AMSR-E SIPS.The Earth science Library for Processing History (ELPH) i

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