Genomic Science Program
U.S. Department of Energy | Office of Science | Biological and Environmental Research Program

Computing Infrastructure and Networking Workshop for Genomes to Life

Gaithersburg, Maryland

Report on the Computational Infrastructure Workshop for the Genomes to Life Program
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January 22, 2002

8:30–12:00 Introduction and Welcome Gary Johnson, U.S. Department of Energy
1. Overall vision John Wooley, University of California San Diego Presentation (PDF)
2. Hardware from biology perspective Marshall Peterson, Celera Presentation (PDF)
3. Biology from computer science perspective Bill Camp, Sandia National Laboratory Presentation (PDF)
Group discussion of hardware infrastructure
12:00–1:00 Working Lunch
1:00–4:30 Enabling Technologies
1. Overall vision Bill Beavis, National Center for Genome Resources Presentation (PDF)
2. Enabling technologies from biology perspective Steve Wiley, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Presentation (PDF)
3. Computer science perspective Rick Stevens, Argonne National Laboratory Presentation (PDF)
Group discussion of enabling technologies infrastructure

January 23, 2002

8:30–12:00 Data and Networking Infrastructure
ESnet George Sweverniak Presentation (PDF)
GTL Data Center Ying Xu, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Presentation (PDF)
SDM and GTL Terence Critchlow, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Presentation (PDF)
Data infrastructure questions Carl Anderson, Brookhaven National Laboratory Presentation (PDF)
Group discussion of biology needs in data and networking and initial discussions of a Data Standard
Closing remarks Marvin Frazier, U.S. Department of Energy
12:00 Meeting ends