This subproject is one of many research subprojects utilizing the resources provided by a Center grant funded by NIH/NCRR. Primary support for the subproject and the subproject's principal investigator may have been provided by other sources, including other NIH sources. The Total Cost listed for the subproject likely represents the estimated amount of Center infrastructure utilized by the subproject, not direct funding provided by the NCRR grant to the subproject or subproject staff. We will develop an open, extensible platform for spatial modeling and simulation (VCell Platform). This platform will be constructed based on the plug-in architecture of eclipse (eclipse.org), a powerful and well accepted standards-based component plug-in architecture and comprehensive client application framework. The adoption of this well documented component technology frees us to focus on the careful design of core infrastructure components and a generalized modeling architecture to provide a scaffold for a diverse array of modeling, simulation, and data handling capabilities. Every level (core, abstract services) will define a set of extension points to accommodate future customization by plug-ins. Using this platform, custom problem solving environments can be composed from the same reusable components.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
Type
Biotechnology Resource Grants (P41)
Project #
5P41RR013186-14
Application #
8362507
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZRG1-CB-L (40))
Project Start
2011-05-01
Project End
2012-04-30
Budget Start
2011-05-01
Budget End
2012-04-30
Support Year
14
Fiscal Year
2011
Total Cost
$10,544
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Connecticut
Department
Anatomy/Cell Biology
Type
Schools of Medicine
DUNS #
022254226
City
Farmington
State
CT
Country
United States
Zip Code
06030
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