The 2008 International Symposium on Collaborative Technologies and Systems
May 19-23, 2008, Irvine, California, USA
Web 2.0, Grids and Cyberinfrastructure / e-Infrastructure
Geoffrey C. Fox
Director and Professor
Community Grids Laboratory, Indiana University
We cover the following topics:
An earlier version of this tutorial can be found at
Papers on the subjects of e-Science Grids and Web 2.0 are
REQUIREMENTS AND TARGET AUDIENCE
No special prerequisites required. Level will be technical but elementary.
Other requirements: Interest and familiarity with basic Internet technologies such as HTML and HTTP.
Audience: People building or responsible for building distributed systems.
The tutorial material will be presented in a 2 to 3-hour session.
Geoffrey C. Fox (8122194643, email@example.com, http://www.infomall.org ).
Professor Fox received a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from Cambridge University and is now professor of Computer Science, Informatics, and Physics at Indiana University. He is director of the Community Grids Laboratory of the Pervasive Technology Laboratories at Indiana University. He previously held positions at Caltech, Syracuse University and Florida State University. He has published over 550 papers in physics and computer science and been a major author on four books. Professor Fox has worked in a variety of applied computer science fields with his work on computational physics evolving into contributions to parallel computing and now to Grid and multicore chip systems. He has worked on the computing issues in several application areas – currently focusing on Defense, Earthquake and Ice-sheet Science and Chemical Informatics. He is involved in several projects to enhance the capabilities of Minority Serving Institutions.