What is HyPhoon?

  • HyPhoon is an online framework for the geoscience community to create, apply and exchange geospatial data and applications. The objective is to accelerate technology transfer in the geosciences and improve the mechanisms by which the community achieves innovation and collaboration.
  • HyPhoon is a resource for software developers, academics and other industry professionals to amplify the overall impact of research and development. By sharing Data Sets, marketing new Apps, and publicizing application success stories, community members expand their influence and increase their research citations.
  • HyPhoon is an opportunity to fulfill data management obligations on publicly funded grants. With increasing adoption of open data sharing policies, HyPhoon provides the data accessibility and distribution capability that is now an important requirement on many proposals.
  • HyPhoon is a new paradigm for the geoscience community.