Workshop Agenda

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Tuesday, May 1, 2012
8:30 am – 9:00 am General introductions
9:00 am – 9:30 am Presentation: Sensor data management software, requirements and considerations

Video of presentation

Henshaw
9:30 am – 10:30 am Presentation: Overview of the GCE Data Toolbox for MATLAB
Video of presentation
Website
GCE Data Toolbox, Presentation at Sonsor NIS workshop, October 2011
Sheldon, remotely
10:30 am – 10:45 am Break
10:45 am – 12:00 Demos and Q&A - GCE Data Toolbox 1 Sheldon, remotely
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch Box lunch
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Presentation: Introduction to DataTurbine
Video of presentation
Nekrasov
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Presentation: Data Turbine Projects
Video of presentation
Tilak
3:00 pm – 3:15 pm Break
3:15 pm – 5:30 pm Exercise: A sample DT source in Java (with Campbell datalogger)
Video of presentation
Exercise: Use RDV to examine sensor stream
DT Wrap-up presentation
2 Nekrasov/Tilak
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
8:30 am – 9:00 am Presentation: Overview of the CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System
Video 1
Video 2
Video 3
Horsburgh
9:00 am – 9:30 am Presentation: Introduction to the CUAHSI Observation Data Model (ODM) Horsburgh
9:30 am – 10:00 am Exercise: Setting up ODM (SQLServer) Horsburgh
10:00 am – 10:15 am Break
10:15 am – 12:30 pm Exercise: Using the CUAHSI HIS Data Loader and Streaming Data Loader
Exercise: Query, Visualize, and Edit Sensor Data using ODM Tools
CUAHSI Wrap-up and questions
Materials for CUAHSI HIS training
3 Horsburgh
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch Box lunch
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Presentation: Introduction to the Kepler Workflow System
Video 1
Video 2
Jones
2:00 pm – 3:15 pm Intro to Kepler Activities
  • Exercise: A tour of Kepler and workflows
  • Exercise: Workflow creation and management
  • Exercise: Share components, workflows, and results

Instructions

4 Jones
3:15 pm – 3:30 pm Break
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Exercise: Use Kepler DataTurbine actor to request data
Exercise: More advanced DataTurbine actor usage (specific channels)
Exercise: More advanced DataTurbine actor usage (all channels)
Exercise: Create a workflow Report Design. Execute and view Report. View run metadata in Workflow Run Manager. Use Tagging
Kepler Wrap-up and questions
5 Barseghian
Thursday, May 3, 2012
8:30 am – 10:00 am Exercises: Set up ODM on MySQL, Use Kepler EML actor to parse sensor data into ODM and other database formats, insert simple QC routine into workflow, plot sensor data 6 Gries
10:00 am – 10:15 am Break
10:15 am – 12:30 pm Exercise: Use Kepler to schedule a workflow to be run remotely. View results in Kepler and in online repository
Exercise: Use Kepler DataTurbine actor to connect to and plot streaming data
Presentation/Demo: Sensor Archival Workflow. Parse sensor data into EML+SensorML and archive into MetaCat
7 Barseghian
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm – 3:15 pm Presentation: Quality control using R actor in Kepler.
Exercise: Canned data set; trainees find problems in the data set
Exercise: Adapt the QA workflow in Kepler to use different data
8 Porter
3:15 pm – 3:30 pm Break
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Presentation: Overview of Kepler Sensor Platform Barseghian
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Demo: Import and run Site Layout (against gumstix+Campbell+sensor) Use Plotting. Control sensors.
Exercise: Use Sensor Simulator. Import and run Site Layout. Realtime automated sensor control workflow.
Wrap-up on QA and Kepler
9 Barseghian
Friday, May 4, 2012
8:30 am – 10:00 am Presentation: The National Ecological Observatory Network’s Automated Terrestrial Measurements: Overview and Strategies for Managing 12 000 Sensors at 60 Different Sites Taylor
10:00 am – 10:15 am break
10:15 am – 12:00 Discussion: further collaborations.
Feedback
Gries, Henshaw