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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CyberGIS affiliate awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded a 2015 Guggenheim fellowship to Wendy K. Tam Cho, a University of Illinois professor of political science and of statistics who conducts research on statistical and computational models for social science.

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Scalable Capabilities for Spatial Data Synthesis

The goal of this project is to establish fundamental and scalable capabilities for spatial data synthesis through integration with cyberGIS and novel cloud computing strategies to enable cutting-edge data-intensive research and education across multiple scientific communities.

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Concurrent Science, Engineering, and Technology for the Prevention of Postharvest Loss

This project aims to study the problem of postharvest losses and identify prevention strategies and address the same by developing a platform and modeling framework for using Concurrent Science, Engineering, and Technology (ConSEnT) tools.

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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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