Digital Humanities Pathways Forum

Digital Humanities Pathways Forum
April 7, 2017 Lauren Attana

You’re invited to attend our Digital Humanities Pathways Forum which will demonstrate the latest, innovative, eResearch tools and services available around the nation.

This pathways event brings together leading national speakers from the Digital Humanities space to discuss how digital technologies can enable collaboration between the university and Heritage sectors.

Please forward this onto any colleagues or students that you think may benefit.

More information to come.

Register your interest now!

Event Details

Date  Wednesday, 3 May 2017
Time 9:30 am – 3:30 pm ACST
Location Room 1, Level 1, Flinders University, Victoria Square, Adelaide , SA 5000

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  • “It would be impossible to do the type of research that we’re doing without them – it is a major factor in achieving our research outcomes.”  
    Associate Professor Con DoolanSchool of Mechanical Engineering, University of Adelaide
  • “The supercomputing facilities at eResearch SA permit analysis of a host of interesting problems in evolutionary biology. It is the only computer system in SA that can perform certain complex calculations required to infer large evolutionary trees and associated patterns of evolution.”  
    Associate Professor Michael LeeSouth Australian Museum
  • "eResearch capabilities ... ensure we can continue to use the latest methods available in our field. The hope is that through the use of these technologies, we will be able to achieve some research outcomes that may otherwise not have been possible.”  
    Professor Ina Bornkessel-SchlesewskyCognitive Neuroscience, UniSA
  • “Having access to greater computer power helps us put in place a more realistic model in terms of the number of atoms you can have in the system and that improves the predictive power of the calculations.”
    Professor Andrea GersonMinerals and Materials Science & Technology
  • "The eRSA support is very personal and solution-focused and not just a brushing off 'it's-your-fault-check-your-code' kind of support which one sometimes gets from University tech supports. I very much appreciate the help."  
    Sven SchellenbergSchool of Science, RMIT University
  • On using an eResearch program to complete 3D modelling of architectural records: “We were able to build an interactive, photo image model of the [historical South Australian property Joseph Elliot’s cottage] home – transforming simple sketches and floor plans into an interactive 3D experience... what we have now is a computerised model that allows us to experience the Elliott house beyond just words on paper”.
    Associate Professor Christine Garnaut

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