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Flow Visualization on IFIS

News & Highlights


  • IFIS is updated to version 10 with new features and data sources
  • Google Glass Flood Warning Application is added to Labs section
  • NASA IFLOODS Information System is added to Projects section
  • Iowa Flood Center is selected for the Google Summer of Code 2013 program.
  • Rainfall Data Browser project is added to projects section
  • Radar Data Browser project is added to projects section
  • Fund-A-Sensor project is launched to crowd-fund bridge sensors
  • IFIS Knowledge Engine is available in IFIS to compute answers
  • 3D Interactive Book about IFIS is added to Lab section
  • Augmented Reality Layers for Iowa is available in Layar App
  • Flood Inundation Map Flight Simulator is updated with iOS controller support

Events & Meetings


  • ‘The Geoscience Paper of the Future Initiative: Training Scientists in Best Practices of Software Sharing’
    3rd Workshop on Sustainable Software for Science Practice and Experiences (WSSSPE3), September 28-29, 2015, Boulder, CO, USA.
  • ‘Iowa Flood Center and Iowa Nutrient Research Center: Critical Resources for Improved Watershed Resiliency and Decision-Making’
    3rd CUAHSI Conference on HydroInformatics. Model and Data Interoperability: From Theory to Practice, July 15-17, 2015, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA.
  • ‘Novel Cyberinfrastructure Systems for Scientific Visualization of Large-Scale Environmental Observation and Simulation Data’
    3rd CUAHSI Conference on HydroInformatics. Model and Data Interoperability: From Theory to Practice, July 15-17, 2015, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA.
  • ‘Towards an Interoperable Flood Preparedness and Response Cyberinfrastructure’
    3rd CUAHSI Conference on HydroInformatics. Model and Data Interoperability: From Theory to Practice, July 15-17, 2015, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA.
  • ‘Scientific Visualization of Large-Scale Geospatial Data using Web Technologies’
    2015 Unidata Users Workshop: Data-Driven Geoscience: Applications, Opportunities, Trends, and Challenges, June 22-25, 2015, Boulder, CO, USA.

Last update: March 1, 2013