ECW Workshop programme

The programme of the ECW workshop at IEEE eScience 2016

Time and place:
23rd October 2016,
Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards
110 South Eutaw Street
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

9.00 –  9.15  Welcome, opening of the workshop – D. Kranzlmuller

9.15 – 10.00  Keynote: “Remote Sensing and Modeling – Key elements of Environmental Computing” – W. Mauser

10.00 – 10.20  Coffee break

10.20 – 12.00   Session 1: Tools and Platforms
OMUSE: Oceanographic Multipurpose Software Environment, Ben van Werkhoven, Inti Pelupessy, Arjen van Elteren, Jan Viebahn, Adam Candy, Simon Portegies Zwart and Henk Dijkstra
Automating Environmental Computing Applications with Scientific Workflows, Rafael Ferreira Da Silva, Ewa Deelman, Rosa Filgueira, Karan Vahi, Mats Rynge, Rajiv Mayani and Benjamin Mayer
Utilising Amazon Web Services to provide an on demand urgent computing facility for, Peter Uhe, Friederike E.L. Otto, Md Mamunur Rashid and David C. H. Wallom.

12.00 – 13.30   Lunch

13.30 – 15.00   Session 2: Data
Automatic Fire Perimeter Determination using MODIS Hotspots Information, Nicolas Chiaraviglio, Tomàs Artés, Roberto Bocca, Jorge López, A. Gentile, Jesus San Miguel Ayanz, Ana Cortés and Tomàs Margalef
A columnar architecture for modern risk management systems, Romulo Goncalves, Sisi Zlatanova, Kostis Kyzirakos, Pirouz Nourian, Foteini Alvanaki and Willem Van hage
The eWaterCycle Project, Niels Drost, Marc Bierkens, Nick van de Giesen, Rolf Hut, Maarten van Meersbergen and Edwin Sutanudjaja
The IQmulus high volume fusion and analysis platform for Geospatial Point Clouds, featuring a marine bathymetry use case, Quillon Harpham

15.00 – 15.20   Coffee break

15.20 – 16.50   Session 3: Case Studies
Manufacturing of Weather Forecasting Simulations on High Performance Infrastructures, Viera Šipková, Ladislav Hluchý, Miroslav Dobrucký, Juraj Bratok, Binh Minh Nguyen and Giang Nguyen
The Climate Change for Flood and Debris Mitigation after Typhoon Morakot 2009 in Taiwan, Harold Yih-Chi Tan
Performance Evaluation of Environmental applications using Telemac on Virtual Platforms, Minh Chung, Thin Nguyen, Y Nguyen, Thong Nguyen and Nam Thoai
Environmental computing – applications, tools and data solutions, Matti Heikkurinen and Dieter Kranzlmüller

16.50 – 17.30   Discussion, closing of the workshop

18.00 –                 Conference reception

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