CAGIS, UNC Pembroke secure funding to build a collaborative Geoscience learning environment

CHARLOTTE, NC, Aug. 2, 2021--CAGIS announced it is receiving funding from UCAR (University Corporation for Atmospheric Research) UniDATA program. The funded project is entitled “Remote Collaborative Geoscience Learning through Distributed File Servers and Dedicated Web Server System”.  PIs of this project are Dr. Xin (Cynthia) Zhang (UNC Pembroke), CAGIS Executive Director Dr. Wenwu Tang, and Dr. Madan Maharjan (UNC Pembroke).

This is a Unidata Community Equipment award. CAGIS will be working with UNC Pembroke to build a collaborative Geoscience learning environment among various geoscience related programs and computer science for both undergraduate and graduate curriculum, with help from UCAR’s Unidata program. It will provide our faculty and students with resource-intensive geospatial data visualization and data mining support in classroom and research activities.

2021-2022, UCAR UniDATA Community Equipment Award, Remote Collaborative Geoscience Learning through Distributed File Servers and Dedicated Web Server System, ($12,414), [PIs: Xin Zhang (UNC Pembroke), Wenwu Tang, Madan Maharjan (UNC Pembroke)]