Issue No. 11 - November (2006 vol. 39)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2006.397
Ian Foster , Argonne National Laboratory
Carl Kesselman , USC Information Sciences Institute
The study and creation of the infrastructure required to enable system-level science--the integration of diverse sources of knowledge about the constituent parts of a complex system with the goal of obtaining an understanding of the system's properties as a whole--is becoming increasingly important, spawning new knowledge in variety of fields at a rapid pace.
System-level science, Grid computing, Earthquake prediction, SOA technologies
I. Foster and C. Kesselman, "Scaling System-Level Science: Scientific Exploration and IT Implications," in Computer, vol. 39, no. , pp. 31-39, 2006.