University of Victoria develops vital scheduling program for Ocean Expedition

Rigorous scheduling will be key for the crew of Adam’s expedition, departing Senegal this week.  The four crew members must apply their wide range of expertise, all while becoming increasingly mentally and physically fatigued, making their ability to organize otherwise simple daily tasks much more difficult.

“Every aspect of the foursome’s schedule—from taking scientific readings to sleeping to simply brushing teeth—will be increasingly governed by an adaptive scheduling system developed as part of the Computer-Supported Cooperative Work course in UVic’s Department of Computer Science.”

University of Victoria January 9th, 2013 – Full Article