DesignSafeTraining: Cyberinfrastructure for Data Publication

Thur. 2:00 to 3:15 p.m. MDT

DesignSafe ( is the cyberinfrastructure component of the National Science Foundation’s Natural Hazards Engineering Research Infrastructure (NHERI). DesignSafe provides cloud-based tools to manage, analyze, and publish critical data for research in natural hazards. This session will provide an overview of the data sharing publication functionalities of DesignSafe, as well as examples of recent experiences publishing social science data using the DesignSafe Field Research data model, which was developed in partnership with the NHERI CONVERGE and NHERI RAPID facilities.



Tim Cockerill, University of Texas at Austin

DesignSafe It: How to Use the Cyberinfrastructure

Ellen Rathje, University of Texas at Austin

Make Your Data Count Using DesignSafe

Nathanael Rosenheim, Texas A&M University

How DesignSafe Helped Me Curate and Publish Field Research Data

The presentations will be followed by an open discussion on the role of data publishing in natural hazards research.

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