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Research

SDSC serves as a critical IT partner to large scale research projects in life sciences, geosciences, engineering and other disciplines. SDSC researchers collaborate on projects ranging from cellular signaling to earthquake effects to preserving large and irreplaceable data.

In addition to extending the reach of scientific accomplishments by providing high-performance hardware technologies and integrative software technologies SDSC's mission also includes providing deep inter-disciplinary research expertise to the community.

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Biology Workbench
BIRN: Biomedical Informatics Research Network
CIPRES: Cyberinfrastructure for Phylogenetic Research
CYCORE: Cyberinfrastructure for Comparative Effectiveness Research
LIPID MAPS: LIPID Metabolites and Pathways Strategy
NCMIR: National Center for Microscopy and Imaging Research
PDB: Protein Data Bank
UCSD-Nature Signaling Gateway

GEOSCIENCES

CHRONOS
GEON: GEOsciences Network
OpenTopography Facility
SEEK: Science Environment for Ecological Knowledge
Seamounts
SIO Explorer
TEAM: Tropical Ecology Assessment & Monitoring Network
UCSD Superfund Basic Research Program

ENGINEERING

eXtreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE)
SCEC: Southern California Earthquake Center

DATA & KNOWLEDGE SYSTEMS

BorderSafe Integrated Feasibility Experiment
iRODS: Rule Oriented Data Systems
SRB: SDSC Storage Resource Broker

COMPUTER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

CAIDA: Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis
HPWREN: High Performance Wireless Research and Education Network
Kepler Workflow Tool
OptIPuter
PRAGMA: Pacific Rim Applications and Grid Middleware Assembly
Rocks
SD-NAP: San Diego Network Access Point