Workshop to define quality management standards for data completeness in derived data products

Principal Investigator: 
Wade Sheldon
Competition Date: 
2006, November
Award Date: 
2006, December
Award Year: 
2007
Award Amount: 
7,750
Number of Participants: 
10
Participants: 
Workshop Leaders Wade Sheldon (GCE, NISAC) Don Henshaw (AND, NISAC) Ken Ramsey (JRN, NISAC) LTER Representatives Todd Ackerman (NWT, IMExec) Corinna Gries (CAP, IMExec, SEEK) Tim Kratz (NTL) Christine Laney (JRN, EcoTrends) Margaret O'Brien (SBC, IM-Exec) John Porter (VCR) Inigo San Gil (LNO) Mark Servilla (LNO) Other Program Representatives Judy Cushing (Evergreen College/Canopy Databank Project) Rick Hooper (CUAHSI) Mark Schildhauer (NCEAS/SEEK Project)
Product: 

Publication:

1) Sheldon, W.M. “Dynamic, Rule-based Quality Control Framework for Real-Time Sensor Data.” Proceedings of the 2008 Ecological Information Management Conference, Albuquerque, NM. Paper accepted

Other products: Proposal:

2) Burd, A. and W. Sheldon. “prRAMID – Python Application for Real-Time Access to Metadata Integrated Datasets.” Proposal to the Marine Ecosystem-Based Management Tool Innovation Fund. (status: pre-proposal accepted, final proposal declined)

 

3)Software: GCE Data Toolbox for MATLAB (http://gce-lter.marsci.uga.edu/public/im/tools/data_toolbox.htm)

• Two working group sessions were held at the 2007 LTER Information Managers meeting in San Jose, Ca:
o QA/QC for Real-time Data (Sheldon and Henshaw)
o QA/QC for Metadata and Data Synthesis (Sheldon and Henshaw)
• An ad hoc QA/QC IMC working group and mailing list was established to follow up on issues raised in these workshops

Email: 
sheldon@uga.edu
Sites Represented: 
NWT, CAP, NWK, NTL, JRN, SBC, CGE