Unidata is happy to announce the Community Equipment Award recipients for 2020. Five institutions received funding this year:
College of Charleston:
Acquisition of AWIPS II CAVE Client Computing Infrastructure at the College of Charleston
Mississippi State University:
Advancing Weather Visualization at Mississippi State University through a Dedicated AWIPS Server
Texas A&M University:
Building a Real-Time Running Archive EDEX Server for Meteorology Instruction
University of Buenos Aires:
Upgrading LDM server at DAOC University of Buenos Aires
University of Hawaii at Manoa:
Enhancing Education in Atmospheric Sciences using AWIPS II and CAVE at the University of Hawaii at Manoa
For additional details on the proposals funded this year, see the 2020 Equipment Awards page.
We received a total of seven responses to the 2020 RFP and funded five of them, partially or fully.
We invite you to provide suggestions for the focus of future Equipment Award RFPs, and to keep your eyes open for the 2021 announcement. To get an idea of the wide range of recipient institutions and projects, including copies of successful proposals, visit the Equipment Awards page.