AQ Work Group Telecons

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The ESIP AQ Work Group is currently meeting every other week.

February 5, 2010 Telecon

1:30pm EDT
Phone: 866-489-0573 (US, Canada, VOIP); 205-354-0149 (international)
Meeting Code: *2279431*

Topics (feel free to add an item to the agenda):

  • Data interoperability "Virtual" Workshops
    • Action Item - John White volunteered for Airnow to pilot the idea and will give a presentation?? on next call to see if this is what the group had in mind. See also J White: Airnow & GEOSS in EarthZine.
    • AIRNow
      • REST services: xml, csv, json
      • OGC WCS for point data, returns AQI surrogate data
      • OGC WMS for point, time-point, and grid
      • Issues:
        • web services require authentication (using API key)
        • payload options and formats (netCDF is evolving)
        • need to make things uniform
    • Is it still true that the focus of Data Interoperability Virtual Workshop...?!
      • Exposing existing services by multiple providers,
      • Comparing, identifying differences, reconciling implementations
      • Agreeing on 'AQ Community' conventions that harmonize interop standard services
  • 2010 Budget approved
    • Budget planning
      • Travel
      • AIP-3
      • Remote meeting technology
      • Virtual Workgroups
  • Feel free to add additional items as they come up


  • Steve Ludwick
  • John White
  • Carol Meyer
  • Rich Poirot
  • Erin Robinson
  • Stefan Falke
  • Rudy Husar


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