Geoinformatics

Products

GLIDER provides visualization and analysis of satellite data

GLIDER is a FREE tool to easily visualize, analyze and mine satellite imagery. GLIDER allows users to visualize and analyze satellite data in its native sensor view. User can enhance the image by applying different image processing algorithms on the data. GLIDER provides the users with a full...

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) is a provenance collection software library developed in Perl for integration into the SIPS...

Projects

Demand website

DEMAND (DSS Environment for Modeling of Atmospheric Nutrient Deposition), a NASA-funded project, utilizes recent NASA Earth Science Research Results (NASA ESRR) to aid in decision making processes related to water quality and nutrient inputs into aquatic ecosystems in coastal and inlands areas...

Images of prescribed burns

Alabama Fires is a collaborative effort with the UAH Atmospheric Science Dept, ITSC, and the Alabama Forestry Commission, to predict air quality impacts resulting from prescribed burns throughout the state. The ultimate goal is to improve decision making with respect to the possible impact of...

CHORDS Architecture

The Cloud-Hosted Real-time Data Services for the Geosciences (CHORDS), a real-time data management infrastructure will provide a system to archive, navigate and distribute real-time data streams via the Internet, and employ data and metadata formats that adhere to standards, which simplify the...

ED3 overview

Event-Driven Data Delivery (ED3) is a feasibility project for the NASA Applied Science - Disasters program. The project demonstrates how the ED3 framework can provide reusable capability for data preparedness. Decision support systems and users can gain quicker access to necessary data before...

Example contents for hurricane albums

Data Album technology provides the automatic aggregation of data and information from multiple resources for specified events, such as hurricanes and other severe weather anomalies. Albums are auto-generated by a reusable and scalable Knowledge Synthesis Engine, using domain knowledge encoded...

NGCHC Home Page

The Northern Gulf Coastal Hazards Collaboratory (NG-CHC), funded by the NSF Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) Research Infrastructure Track II program, is using cyberinfrastructure to catalyze collaborative research and education...

SCOOP Logo

The Southeastern University Research Association (SURA) Coastal Ocean Observing and Prediction (SCOOP) program included university, government, and private sector partners working together to implement Information Technology solutions. The SCOOP program goal was a modular and distributed system...

AES Web Interface

Automated Event Service (AES) is a prototype system being developed to methodically mine custom defined events in both reanalysis data sets of atmospheric general circulation models and observational data [1]. AES will enable researchers to specify their custom, numeric event criteria using a...

DISCOVER provides easy access to climate and ocean data and records

The primary objective of the Distributed Information Services for Climate and Ocean Products and Visualizations for Earth Research (DISCOVER) Project is to provide highly accurate, long-term ocean and climate products suitable for the most demanding Earth research applications via easy-to-use...

NASA disdrometers in Finland

The NASA Global Precipitation Measurement Mission (GPM) Ground Validation (GV) program as a member of the broader NASA Precipitation Measurement Mission is providing ground and airborne precipitation datasets supporting physical validation of satellite-based precipitation retrieval algorithms....

CWB Concept Image

The Earth science Collaborative Workbench (CWB) will eliminate many barriers for science research by augmenting a scientist's current research environment and tool set to allow him to easily share diverse data and algorithms. The CWB leverages evolving technologies such as commodity computing...

Sensor network configuration and analysis of target detection

This project researched the ability to model and simulate the detection of airborne vehicles by very large sensor networks. The system includes a graphical map application, Vantage, which includes a user interface and a server capable of utilizing large HPCS resources for the large calculations...

Suspended sediment in Gulf of Mexico June 12, 2005

The Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) project is helping resolve Gulf of Mexico Alliance (GOMA) priority issues by generating decision support products from MODIS and Landsat, data. The Geological Survey of Alabama (GSA...

ITSC provides a web environment for the testbed knowledgebase

The goal of this activity is to create a multi-disciplinary, community-modeling testbed that will facilitate improved operational coastal ocean prediction. The testbed will allow scientists to share models, observations, and tools needed to elucidate, prioritize, and resolve issues associated...

SANDS is a GHRC project

The Global Hydrology Resource Center (GHRC) provides both historical and current Earth science data, information, and products from satellite, airborne, and surface-based instruments. The GHRC acquires basic data streams and produces derived products from many instruments spread across a variety...