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UTOPIA

UTOPIA

The project has three main phases. First, existing software in the form of a 2D user interface construction toolkit, a 3D rendering kernel and a real-time distributed interaction system will be integrated with Grid middleware. This will provide a platform for building visualisation tools and applications capable of high performance visualisation of data that is transparently accessible from any Grid-enabled resource, and supporting real-time collaboration between geographically distant sites. Second, a suite of application specific programming tools will be constructed. Finally, a substantial user workbench based around sequence analysis will be built using the components to demonstrate their interaction and performance for a real end-user task.

Maturity: Initial Research
Region: UK
Type: Centre Industrial
Grant Value: £120,000.00
Start Date: Not specified
End Date: Not specified
Project Status: funded
Funding Agency: Core


Project Members
PI
Prof Carole Goble


Collaborating Organisations
EMBnet
North West Regional e-Science Centre
Sun Microsystems


Component(s) Project Develops
Collaboration Toolkits
Problem Solving Environments
Visualisation Services


Application Area(s) associated with Project
Bio-Sciences
Middleware

 

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