Arts and Humanities  e-Science Theme Edinburgh 21st March 2007
'The development and deployment of a networked infrastructure and culture through which resources - be they processing pow...
2005: Arts and Humanities e-Science Initiative <ul><li>Arts and Humanities Research Council (est. April 2005)  </li></ul><...
<ul><li>Workshop projects (AHRC) </li></ul><ul><li>User Requirements Gathering for the Humanities (Professor Alan Bowman, ...
Stuart Dunn Co-directors Research Associates Lorna Hughes Sheila Anderson Tobias Blanke
eSI THEME <ul><li>7 public lectures (April - July) </li></ul><ul><li>International Expert Seminar (September) </li></ul><u...
eSI THEME 7 Lectures (April-July 2007) <ul><li>April 30th: Opening lecture: Sheila Anderson (AHeSSC) </li></ul><ul><li>Jun...
<ul><li>J. Unsworth :  The ACLS Cyberinfrastructure report (TBC) </li></ul><ul><li>M. Hedges : Grid enabling humanities da...
<ul><li>J. Unsworth :  The ACLS Cyberinfrastructure report (TBC) </li></ul><ul><li>M. Hedges : Grid enabling humanities da...
SPACE AND TIME: METHODS IN GEOSPATIAL COMPUTING FOR MAPPING THE PAST <ul><li>Scale </li></ul><ul><li>Heterogeneity </li></...
SELECT [ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES].[site identifyer], ISLANDS.[island name], ISLANDS.x, ISLANDS.y FROM ([ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES] ...
<ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ahessc.ac.uk/theme </li></ul><ul><l...
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21 3 2007 Edinburgh

  1. 1. Arts and Humanities e-Science Theme Edinburgh 21st March 2007
  2. 2. 'The development and deployment of a networked infrastructure and culture through which resources - be they processing power, data, expertise, or person power - can be shared in a secure environment, in which new forms of collaboration can emerge, and new and advanced methodologies explored' - AHDS e-Science Scoping Study 2006 http://ahds.ac.uk/e-science/e-science-scoping-study.htm
  3. 3. 2005: Arts and Humanities e-Science Initiative <ul><li>Arts and Humanities Research Council (est. April 2005) </li></ul><ul><li>Joint Information Systems Committee </li></ul><ul><li>2006: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council </li></ul><ul><li>£2m funding for Arts and Humanities e-Science Projects - Announced May 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>c. 4 projects and 6 ringfenced PhD studentships </li></ul>Arts and Humanities e-Science Support Centre (2006) http://www.ahessc.ac.uk
  4. 4. <ul><li>Workshop projects (AHRC) </li></ul><ul><li>User Requirements Gathering for the Humanities (Professor Alan Bowman, University of Oxford) </li></ul><ul><li>Geographical Information System e-Science: developing a roadmap (Dr Paul Ell, Queen’s University Belfast) </li></ul><ul><li>Performativity/Place/Space: Locating Grid Technologies (Dr Angela Piccini, University of Bristol ) </li></ul><ul><li>The Access Grid in Collaborative Arts and Humanities Research (Professor David Shepherd, University of Sheffield) </li></ul><ul><li>Building the Wireframe: E-Science for the Arts Infrastructure (Dr Gregory Sporton, University of Central England) </li></ul><ul><li>ReACH: Researching e-Science Analysis of Census Holdings (Dr Melissa Terras, University College London) </li></ul>Current activities <ul><li>Demonstrator Projects (EPSRC) </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual Vellum: Online Viewing Environment for the Grid and Live Audiences (Professor PF Ainsworth, University of Sheffield) </li></ul><ul><li>A Virtual Workspace for the Study of Ancient Documents (Dr CV Crowther, University of Oxford) </li></ul><ul><li>Motion Capture Data Services for Multiple User Categories (Dr SJ Norman, University of Newcastle) </li></ul>
  5. 5. Stuart Dunn Co-directors Research Associates Lorna Hughes Sheila Anderson Tobias Blanke
  6. 6. eSI THEME <ul><li>7 public lectures (April - July) </li></ul><ul><li>International Expert Seminar (September) </li></ul><ul><li>Training Workshops (Autumn) </li></ul><ul><li>Workgroups (January-April 2008) </li></ul><ul><li>Lectures on e-Science projects (Autumn) </li></ul>
  7. 7. eSI THEME 7 Lectures (April-July 2007) <ul><li>April 30th: Opening lecture: Sheila Anderson (AHeSSC) </li></ul><ul><li>June 18th: Methods and Technologies for Enabling Virtual Research Communities </li></ul><ul><li>June 19th: Ontologies and Semantic Interoperability for Humanities Data </li></ul><ul><li>June 20th: Collaborative Text Editing </li></ul><ul><li>July 2nd: Grid Enabling Humanities Datasets </li></ul><ul><li>July 6th: E-Science and Performance </li></ul><ul><li>July 23rd: Aspects of Space and Time in Humanities e-Science </li></ul>http://www.ahessc.ac.uk/theme
  8. 8. <ul><li>J. Unsworth : The ACLS Cyberinfrastructure report (TBC) </li></ul><ul><li>M. Hedges : Grid enabling humanities datasets </li></ul><ul><li>N. Gold : Opportunities for A&H and Service Oriented Architecture and Web Services </li></ul><ul><li>M. Greengrass : Semantic Integration and ontologies </li></ul><ul><li>G. Crane : Challenges for the Perseus project </li></ul><ul><li>D. Shepherd & A. Prescott: Methods and Technologies for Enabling Virtual Research Communities </li></ul><ul><li>P. Ainsworth & M. Meredith : The Virtual Vellum project </li></ul><ul><li>A. Piccini : Performing in virtual venues </li></ul><ul><li>H. Denard: The London Charter and e-Science visualization </li></ul><ul><li>G. Sporton : E-Science and Performance </li></ul><ul><li>J. Garces & G. Bodard : Collaborative text editing and annotating </li></ul><ul><li>S. Dunn : Spatial analysis and geospatial data on the grid </li></ul><ul><li>S. Jeffrey : Aspects of Space and Time in Humanities e-Science </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>J. Unsworth : The ACLS Cyberinfrastructure report (TBC) </li></ul><ul><li>M. Hedges : Grid enabling humanities datasets </li></ul><ul><li>N. Gold : Opportunities for A&H and Service Oriented Architecture and Web Services </li></ul><ul><li>M. Greengrass : Semantic Integration and ontologies </li></ul><ul><li>G. Crane : Challenges for the Perseus project </li></ul><ul><li>D. Shepherd & A. Prescott: Methods and Technologies for Enabling Virtual Research Communities </li></ul><ul><li>P. Ainsworth & M. Meredith : The Virtual Vellum project </li></ul><ul><li>A. Piccini : Performing in virtual venues </li></ul><ul><li>H. Denard: The London Charter and e-Science visualization </li></ul><ul><li>G. Sporton : E-Science and Performance </li></ul><ul><li>J. Garces & G. Bodard : Collaborative text editing and annotating </li></ul><ul><li>S. Dunn : Spatial analysis and geospatial data on the grid </li></ul><ul><li>S. Jeffrey : Aspects of Space and Time in Humanities e-Science </li></ul>
  10. 10. SPACE AND TIME: METHODS IN GEOSPATIAL COMPUTING FOR MAPPING THE PAST <ul><li>Scale </li></ul><ul><li>Heterogeneity </li></ul><ul><li>Standards and Metadata </li></ul>23rd and 24th July ‘ ASPECTS OF SPACE AND TIME IN HUMANITIES E-SCIENCE’ <ul><li>Stuart Jeffrey </li></ul><ul><li>Femke Reitsma </li></ul>
  11. 11. SELECT [ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES].[site identifyer], ISLANDS.[island name], ISLANDS.x, ISLANDS.y FROM ([ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES] INNER JOIN ISLANDS ON [ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES].[island identifyer] = ISLANDS.[island identifyer]) INNER JOIN [Late Bronze Age Theran tephra] ON ISLANDS.[island identifyer] = [Late Bronze Age Theran tephra].[island identifyer];
  12. 12. <ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ahessc.ac.uk/theme </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.nesc.ac.uk/esi/themes/theme_06/index.htm </li></ul>

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