ACIS hosts the Korean National Institute of Biological Resources (NIBR)


As the cyberinfrastructure partner of the iDigBio project, ACIS hosted Dr. Sungho Choi and Suwon Chun from the National Institute of Biological Resources (NIBR) in Korea. Their visit spanned a day and a half and included meetings with representatives from many segments of the iDigBio project: our biodiversity research, identifiers and database organization, and education.

iDigBio project receives $15.5 million NSF grant to digitize biodiversity collections

The National Science Foundation awarded a five-year, $15.5 million grant to the iDigBio project based at the University of Florida to continue leading the national effort to digitize biodiversity collections and make them available online.

The iDigBio group is the combined efforts of the Florida Museum of Natural History, the Advanced Computing Information Systems (ACIS) laboratory and the Institute for Digital Information and Scientific Communication at Florida State University.

iDigBio Retreat 2016

iDigBio Team

ACIS welcomes UF SSTP student Preethi Venkataraman

Each Summer semester the ACIS lab hosts a student through the UF SSTP program. This year Ms. Preethi Venkataraman participated in research projects at the lab.

ACIS is pleased to announce the development of CENTRA

CENTRA stands for Collaborations to ENable TRansnational cyberinfrastructure Applications and refers to a partnership and evolving framework for collaborations amongst research centers, institutes and laboratories across the world.

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