Making Data Matter with Mike Daniels

“In order to acquire the very best dataset possible from observational field experiments, it is crucial for data and informatics folks to be involved in the planning stages, during the experiment itself and afterwards for data dissemination and...

Making Data Matter with Denise Hills

“I am excited about data that we might not think are connected, but as an aggregate might help us understand more about the world around us by breaking down silos across disciplines.” -Denise Hills ESIP is 20 years old! To celebrate, we interviewed ESIP...

Making Data Matter with Rama

“The possibility of being able to implement things that you thought about 20 years ago because the computational capability is available now is quite exciting.” -Rama ESIP is 20 years old! To celebrate, we interviewed ESIP community members about their...

Making Data Matter with Ken Casey

“In this day and age, trust is more important than it’s ever been.” – Ken Casey ESIP is 20 years old! To celebrate, we interviewed ESIP community members on their perspectives on the progress of making Earth science data matter from over the last 20+...

Making Data Matter with Tina Lee

“How will these countries apply that data and turn it into knowledge? Hopefully the social or transdisciplinary science component can then turn that into wisdom.” -Tina Lee ESIP is 20 years old! To celebrate, we interviewed ESIP community members on their...

Making Data Matter with Matt Mayernik

“One motivation for open data policies is to help science, and another is to ensure that science helps society and the economy.” – Matt Mayernik ESIP is 20 years old! To celebrate, we interviewed ESIP community members on their perspectives on the progress of...

Making Data Matter with Martha Maiden

ESIP is 20 years old! To celebrate, we interviewed ESIP community members on their perspectives on the progress of making Earth science data matter from over the last 20+ years. This is the first in a series of interviews that will be released over the next year....

ESIP Interview: Chuck Meertens, UNAVCO

Chuck Meertens is the director of Geodetic Data Services at UNAVCO, a non-profit university-governed consortium that facilitates geoscience research and education using geodesy, the study of Earth’s shape, gravity field and rotation. Chuck studied geophysics at the...