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Title: Automated metadata--final project report

This report summarizes the work of the Automated Metadata, Provenance Cataloging, and Navigable Interfaces: Ensuring the Usefulness of Extreme-Scale Data Project (MPO Project) funded by the United States Department of Energy (DOE), Offices of Advanced Scientific Computing Research and Fusion Energy Sciences. Initially funded for three years starting in 2012, it was extended for 6 months with additional funding. The project was a collaboration between scientists at General Atomics, Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory (LBNL), and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The group leveraged existing computer science technology where possible, and extended or created new capabilities where required. The MPO project was able to successfully create a suite of software tools that can be used by a scientific community to automatically document their scientific workflows. These tools were integrated into workflows for fusion energy and climate research illustrating the general applicability of the project’s toolkit. Feedback was very positive on the project’s toolkit and the value of such automatic workflow documentation to the scientific endeavor.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. General Atomics, San Diego, CA (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1297137
Report Number(s):
Final Report: DOE--GA 30392--1
TRN: US1601778
DOE Contract Number:
SC0008697
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
General Atomics, San Diego, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Nuclear Energy (NE)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
96 KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT AND PRESERVATION; THERMONUCLEAR REACTORS; COMPUTER CODES; CLIMATES; DOCUMENTATION; EMPLOYMENT; AUTOMATION; PERSONNEL; RESEARCH PROGRAMS; KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT