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Closing Date Extended to 30 November: RDARI: International Survey of Institutional Research Data Services

Closing Date Extended to 30 November: RDARI: International Survey of Institutional Research Data Services

Survey Closing Date Extended to 30 November. The Research Data Architectures for Research Institutions (RDARI) Interest Group of the Research Data Alliance  (RDA; WDS Associate Member) is conducting a survey of the research data management services offered by universities and research institutions around the world. This will enable comparisons to be drawn between different institutions and ...

New Dataset Released by NASA SEDAC

New Dataset Released by NASA SEDAC

The NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC; WDS Regular Member), operated by the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) has released a new dataset. The  2015 Urban Extents from VIIRS and MODIS for the Continental U.S. Using Machine Learning Methods  is a highly accurate urban settlement layer at a resolution of 500 m, using 2015 satellite data and ...

Data Centre for Geography, Moscow to hold Workshop alongside GISCA 2020 & InterCarto. InterGIS 26

Data Centre for Geography, Moscow to hold Workshop alongside GISCA 2020 & InterCarto. InterGIS 26

Data Centre for Geography, Moscow  (WDS Regular Member) will hold a joint workshop with the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences  on 29 May 2020 in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. The workshop will take place in conjunction with the conference GIS in Central Asia (GISCA) 2020 and InterCarto. InterGIS 26. Topic: Developing of 'smart cities' in the Silk Road structures Tutors: Professor Hisham ...

SCOSTEP: 15th Solar–Terrestrial Physics Symposium in 2022

SCOSTEP: 15th Solar–Terrestrial Physics Symposium in 2022

The Scientific Committee on Solar–Terrestrial  (SCOSTEP; WDS Partner Member) will hold the SCOSTEP’s 15th Quadrennial Solar–Terrestrial Physics Symposium (STP-15) at Alibag, India on 21–25 February 2022. SCOSTEP organizes the Solar–Terrestrial Physics (STP) symposium once every four years. SCOSTEP is engaged in three major activities: long-term scientific programmes, capacity building, and ...

Final Report Published on 'Search Relevance Recommendations for Earth Science Data'

The NASA Earth Science Data and Information System Project (NASA ESDIS; WDS Network Member) has announced that the NASA Earth Science Data System Working Group  (ESDSWG) on Search Relevancy and User Characterization has recently published its final report (a Technical Note) on 'Search Relevance Recommendations for Earth Science Data'. This report is the culmination of four years of work ...

NASA SEDAC Now Accepting Submissions of Datasets Related to Human-environment Interactions

NASA SEDAC Now Accepting Submissions of  Datasets Related to Human-environment Interactions

The NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC; WDS Regular Member), operated by the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), has begun accepting submissions of scientific data related to human-environment interactions that are of high utility to the human dimensions research and applications communities. In light of increased recognition of the ...