Category: Services

Programming and Analysis

GISS research programs supported are grouped into four broad areas: (1) Global Climate Modeling, (2) Earth Observations, (3) Climate Impacts, and (4) Planetary Atmospheres. Global Climate Modeling: The GISS climate modeling program is aimed primarily at the development of three-dimensional coupled land, ocean, and atmosphere general circulation models (GCMs). The […]

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Computer Facility Operations

Excluding managerial responsibilities, SciSpace has full responsibility for the operation of the GISS computer facilities, which includes both Government- and University-owned computer hardware. SciSpace staff monitor all computing equipment and assist users to ensure proper functioning. The staff identify problems, determine appropriate courses of action to remedy malfunctions, and assist […]

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Library and Publication Services

SciSpace manages, staffs, operates, and provides specialized services for the Goddard Institute for Space Studies’ Earth and space science library that services the GISS research staff. Library staff is responsible for compliance with documentation of NASA’s scientific and technical information (STI/document availability authorization (DAA)) process. SciSpace also provides support in […]

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Logistical, Physical Safety and Utility Support

SciSpace is responsible for providing several key logistical, security and utility functions including: logistical arrangements for conferences, meetings and seminars; mail handling and delivery within the GISS facility and outgoing mail to USPS Post Offices; equipment inventory, intra-building movement of equipment and office furniture; ensuring that all aspects of the […]

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