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Accession Number PB2013-101247
Title Computing Research for Sustainability.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 172p
Personal Author D. L. Estrin L. I. Millett
Abstract Computer science and information technologies offer a wide range of tools for examining sustainability challenges. Advances in computer science have already provided environmental and sustainability researchers with a valuable tool setcomputational modeling, data management, sensor technology, machine learning, and other toolsand additional research in computer science may provide advanced approaches, tools, techniques, and strategies toward understanding, addressing, and communicating sustainability challenges.
Keywords Computational modeling
Computer science
Computing research
Data management
Information technology
Machine learning
Sensor technology
Sustainability


 
Source Agency National Academy of Science National Research Council
NTIS Subject Category 45C - Common Carrier & Satellite
62 - Computers, Control & Information Theory
88B - Information Systems
Corporate Author National Research Council, Washington, DC. Div. of Engineering and Physical Sciences.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1302
Contract Number N/A

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