Distinguished Professor Emeritus Don Cowan has received a CANARIE Award to expand iEnvironment++, a software platform that supports environmental science and engineering research on surface water. CANARIE, a component of Canada’s digital infrastructure supporting research, education and innovation, yesterday announced 20 successful recipients of its research software funding call.
Cowan’s team will develop a research platform to access and share environmental data and presentation facilities easily, while developing best practices through sharing, monitoring and modelling tools. iEnvironment++ will expand its users by adding new software components for data management, algorithm sharing, quality control, mapping, workflow management, and reproducibility services. Read the full story.