The Advanced CyberInfrastructure Development (ACID) Lab at the San Diego Supercomputer Center is engaged in research and development activities related to data cyberinfrastructure spanning the range from data acquisition, to data management, analysis, integration, mining, and visualization. The ACID group collaborates with interdisciplinary researchers to address their complex domain specific problems by leveraging cyberinfrastructure technologies.

Spotlight Project


Collaborative Research: OpenTopography: A Cyberinfrastructure-Enabled Facility for High-Resolution Topographic Data and Tools

The National Science Foundation funded OpenTopography project facilitates community access to high-resolution, Earth science-oriented, topography data, and related tools and resources.

Lidar derived image of Mauna Loa Crater, Big Island, Hawaii

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