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Tyson Swetnam's primary responsibilities at CyVerse involve the deployment of Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) for life science and agricultural research. He works closely with the NSF Critical Zone Observatory NetworkOpenTopography, and XSEDE deploying scalable GIS applications running on CyVerse resources. His postdoctoral research involved collaborations with the University of Utah, the Agricultural Research Service Southwest Watershed Research Center, the Arizona Remote Sensing Center, and Santa Rita Experimental Range. His recent research areas focus on geomorphology and biogeochemical cycling. He is a member of AGU and AFE.

Upendra Kumar Devisetty earned his Ph.D. from the University of Nottingham, UK and completed Postdoctoral Studies at the University of California, Davis and Oregon State University. He has broad bioinformatics experience with particular expertise in Next Generation Sequencing and RNA Sequencing. He is currently a Science Informatician at CyVerse, where he focuses on building tools and apps using Docker and Singularity, supporting External Collaborative Partnership (ECP) projects, and helping teach new users how to use components of the CyVerse infrastructure. He has published more than 15 papers in peer-reviewed journals and has been invited to speak at several international conferences.