The Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network conducts innovative science by sharing and interpreting high resolution sensor data to understand, predict and communicate the role and response of lakes in a changing global environment.


The Pacific Rim Application and Grid Middleware Assembly (PRAGMA) is a community of practice comprising individuals and institutions from around the Pacific Rim that actively collaborate with, and enable, small- to medium-sized groups to solve their problems with information technology.

Project EDDIE

Environmental Data-Driven Inquiry & Exploration: Flexible classroom modules to utilize large, long-term, high-frequency and sensor-based datasets in a variety of introductory, mid-level, and advanced courses that meet a series of pedagogical goals

IPOP Project

IPOP (IP-Over-P2P) is an open-source user-centric software virtual network allowing end users to define and create their own virtual private networks (VPNs).


The mission of the Advanced Computing and Information Systems (ACIS) Laboratory is to conduct fundamental and applied research on all aspects of systems that integrate computing and information processing.

Carey Lab

Examining the interactions between eutrophication, biogeochemical cycling, and plankton communities in changing lake and reservoir ecosystems.

Paul Hanson Lab

Distinguished Research Professor, UW Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin–Madison