NSF awards $1.5 million to Illinois-led team for achieving scalable spatial data synthesis

The National Science Foundation has awarded a Data Infrastructure Building Blocks (DIBBS) grant of $1.5 million over three years to a team led by Shaowen Wang to create scalable capabilities for synthesizing spatial big data.

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New position: Research Programmer

The CyberGIS Center is looking for Research Programmer(s) for software development in support of projects targeting online GIS and geospatial problem-solving environments, web and mobile interface development, scalable geospatial web services, software and data integration.

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Fostering geospatial discovery and innovation through a national CyberGIS facility

The CyberGIS Center has received a Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) grant from the National Science Foundation to build a high-performance computing system optimized to deal with geospatial data.

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CyberGIS Software Integration for Sustained Geospatial Innovation

CyberGIS software looks to handle very large spatial data sets and complex analysis software based on synthesizing computational and spatial thinking enabled by advanced cyberinfrastructure, which conventional GIS software approaches do not provide.

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The CyberGIS Center for Advanced Digital and Spatial Studies is poised to revolutionize many areas of scholarship, ranging from engineering and science to the humanities.

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