Recent Submissions

  • Grid portals for bioinformatics 

    Ramakrishnan, Lavanya; Reed, Mark S.C.; Tilson, Jeffrey; Reed, Daniel (Grid Computing Environments (GCE), 2006)
    The explosive growth of biological and biomedical research requires a new set of software tools and a computational environment that includes high performance computing and largescale data management. These software ...
  • Extending grid protocols onto the desktop using the Mozilla framework 

    Bhatia, Karan; Catarino, Daniel; Stearn, Brent; Taufer, Michela; Zamudio, Richard (2006)
    This paper describes an approach to building problem solving environments that provide users with direct access to remote grid services and protocols from their desktop or laptop. We describe two examples of this approach: ...
  • Designing grid tag libraries and grid beans 

    Erlebacher, Gordon; Fox, Geoffrey C.; Nacar, Mehmet A.; Pierce, Marlon E. (2006)
    We present a detailed description of the implementation of a library of Grid tag libraries and Grid beans for Grid Web portal development. Grid tags provide Java Server Faces (JSF) custom components for Grid services. They ...
  • Real-time storm surge ensemble modeling in a grid environment 

    Blanton, Brian O.; Lander, Howard M.; Luettich, Richard A.; Ramakrishnan, Lavanya; Reed, Daniel A.; Thorpe, Steven R. (2006)
    Natural disasters such as hurricanes heavily impact the US East and Gulf coasts. This creates the need for large scale modeling in the areas of meteorology and ocean sciences, coupled with an integrated environment for ...
  • Secure federated light-weight web portals for FusionGrid 

    Aswath, D.; Goode, M.; Kim, N.Y.; Lee, X.; Thompson, M. (2006)
    The FusionGrid infrastructure provides a collaborative virtual environment for secure sharing of computation, visualization and data resources over the Internet to support the scientific needs of the US magnetic fusion ...
  • Kickstarting remote applications 

    Deelman, Ewa; Metha, Gaurang; Vöckler, Jens-S.; Wilde, Mike; Zhao, Yong (2006)
    The kickstart executable is a light-weight program that is distributed as part of the GriPhyN Virtual Data System. It sits in between the remote scheduler and the executable, gathering additional information about the ...
  • WebGReIC: Towards ubiquitous grid data management services 

    Aloisio, Giovanni; Cafaro, Massimo; Fiore, Sandro; Mirto, Maria (2006)
    Nowadays, data grid management systems are becoming increasingly important in the context of the recently adopted service oriented science paradigm. The Grid Relational Catalog (GRelC) project is working towards an integrated, ...
  • My WorkSphere: Integrative work environment for grid-unaware biomedical researchers and applications 

    Arzberger, Peter W.; Ding, Zhaohui; Li, Wilfred W.; Luo, Yuan; Misleh, Chris; Tatabe, Osamu; Wei, Xiaohui (2006)
    In order to deliver cyberinfrastructure to the general scientific and biomedical research community, transparent access and ease of use are of critical importance. Applications in systematic modeling of biological processes ...
  • Workflow management through Cobalt 

    Angulo, David; Bone, Matthew; Grubbs, Christopher; von Laszewski, Gregor (2006)
    Workflow management is an important part of scientific experiments. A common pattern that scientists are using is based on repetitive job execution on a variety of different systems, and managing such job execution is ...
  • Science gateways on the TeraGrid: A survey of issues for deployment of community gateway interfaces to shared high-end computing resources 

    Catlett, Charlie; Goasguen, Sebastien; Marsteller, Jim; Martin, Stuart; Middleton, Don; Price, Kevin J.; Shankar, Anurag; Welch, Von; Wilkins-Diehr, Nancy (2006)
    Increasingly, the scientific community has been using web portals and desktop applications to organize their work. The TeraGrid team determined that it would be important to create a set of capabilities that would allow ...
  • Workflow-level parameter study management in multi-grid environments by the P-GRADE grid portal 

    Farkas, Zoltan; Gabor, Hermann; Kacsuk, Peter; Sipos, Gergely; Toth, Adrian (2006)
    Workflow applications are frequently used in many production Grids. There is a natural need to run the same workflow with many different parameter sets. Unfortunately current Grid portals either do not support this kind ...
  • TeraGrid user portal v1.0: Architecture, design, and technologies 

    Boisseau, Jay; Dahan, Maytal; Roberts, Eric (2006)
    The TeraGrid [1] is a grid computing project for building a world-class comprehensive distributed infrastructure for scientific discovery. TeraGrid comprises many heterogeneous systems that enable high performance computing, ...
  • Portal-based support for mental health research 

    Hannaford, Michael; Henskens, Frans; Johnston, Patrick; Paul, David (2006)
    This paper describes experiences with the use of the Globus toolkit and related technologies for development of a secure portal that allows nationally-distributed Australian researchers to share data and application programs. ...
  • A deep look at web services for remote portlets (WSRP) and WSRP4J 

    Allan, Rob; Yang, Xiaobo (2006)
    Web Services for Remote Portlets (WSRP) extends today’s data-centric web service paradigm by providing markup fragments that can be used directly for rendering. WSRP alleviates some complex tasks of building web portals ...
  • Grid portal development for sensing data retrieval and processing 

    Arias, Diego; Cintron, Fernando; Cruz, Kennie; Mendoza, Mariana; Rivera, Wilson (2006)
    This paper presents our experiences developing grid portals for radar and sensor based applications. Underlying these gateways there are existing grid technologies such as Globus Toolkit 4.0.1 and Gridsphere. The grid ...
  • The Java CoG kit experiment manager 

    Angulo, David; von Laszewski, Gregor; Trieu, Tan; Zimnt, Phillip (2006)
    In this paper, we introduced a framework for experiment management that simplifies the users’ interaction with grid environments by managing a large number of tasks to be conducted as part of the experiment by the individual ...
  • Connected in a small world: Rapid integration of heterogenous biology resources 

    Park, Sang P.; Song, Carol X.; Topkara, Umut; Woo, Jungha (2006)
    Timely access to the most up to date versions of resources, such as data and software, is of paramount importance for researchers in an active field like Biology. We introduce a grid enabled biological data and software ...
  • CoaxSim grid: Building an application portal for a CFD model 

    Cho, Jung-hyun; Fullop, Joshi; Kim, Byoung-Do; Kim, Eun-kyung; Kim, Nam-gyu (2006)
    An application portal has been developed to support the execution of a computational fluid dynamics (CFD) numerical model that simulates hydrodynamic flow instability of the coaxial injector in the liquid rocket engine. ...
  • A PERMIS-based authorization solution between portlets and back-end web services 

    Barahona, Sofia Brenes; Fox, Geoffrey; Huffman, Kianosh; McMullen, Donald; Pierce, Marlon; Yin, Hao (2006)
    A portal is a Web-based application that acts as an entry point to distributed resources. Individual portlets in a portal can be used to integrate information from a variety of back-end Web services. However, when Web ...