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  1. NCSA Wins Multiple Awards During SC20

    NCSA Wins Multiple Awards During SC20

    NCSA and our partner institutions were honored to take home awards during the annual Supercomputing Conference (SC20), spanning from Agriculture to Visualization and many domains in between. Read more

    released on 11.24.20

  2. NCSA Contributes to mobileSHIELD COVID Testing Lab

    NCSA Contributes to mobileSHIELD COVID Testing Lab

    NCSA experts help to automate lab processes to make COVID-19 saliva testing more efficient and mobile Read more

    released on 11.19.20

  3. NCSA receives honors in 2020 HPC Innovation Excellence Awards

    NCSA receives honors in 2020 HPC Innovation Excellence Awards

    The biannual awards recognize achievements by users of high-performance computing technologies. Read more

    released on 11.17.20

  4. NCSA receives honors in 2020 HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards

    NCSA receives honors in 2020 HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards

    17th annual HPCwire Awards presented to leaders in the global HPC community. Read more

    released on 11.16.20

  5. NCSA wins DOE INCITE Award for physics-inspired AI project

    NCSA wins DOE INCITE Award for physics-inspired AI project

    An NCSA-led team receives 145,000 node hours on Summit to create AI tools that enable data-driven discovery in multi-messenger astrophysics. Read more

    released on 11.16.20

  6. NCSA awards 16 Fiddler Innovation Fellowships to Illinois students and faculty

    NCSA awards 16 Fiddler Innovation Fellowships to Illinois students and faculty

    Interdisciplinary research projects that create innovative solutions for real-world challenges rewarded during the virtual award ceremony. Read more

    released on 11.11.20

  7. NCSA contributes to development of Safer Illinois app

    NCSA contributes to development of Safer Illinois app

    Multiple NCSA staff members joined a campuswide collaboration to create the Safer Illinois app, that allows students and faculty to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Read more

    released on 10.20.20

  8. NCSA’s Blue Waters helps NASA conduct groundbreaking tree mapping study and carbon research

    NCSA’s Blue Waters helps NASA conduct groundbreaking tree mapping study and carbon research

    Machine learning lets researchers map 1.8 billion trees across an area of more than 500,000 square miles. Read more

    released on 10.19.20

  9. Comments sought on scientific data security concerns and practices

    Comments sought on scientific data security concerns and practices

    Webinar Oct. 7 at noon CDT to discuss recommendations. Read more

    released on 10.02.20

  10. NCSA houses new DOE-funded center led by Illinois Aerospace Engineering

    NCSA houses new DOE-funded center led by Illinois Aerospace Engineering

    DOE awards $16.5M to NCSA and AE to develop Center for Exascale-Enabled Scramjet Design at UIUC. Read more

    released on 10.01.20

  11. Deep learning model opens doors for innovation in complex materials design

    Deep learning model opens doors for innovation in complex materials design

    A diverse NCSA research team, which includes an Illinois MechSE undergraduate, uses AI and HPC to train a model capable of deploying metamaterial design with topology optimization on laptops that produce accurate and rapid results. Read more

    released on 09.29.20

  12. NCSA releases latest Blue Waters Project Annual Report

    NCSA releases latest Blue Waters Project Annual Report

    Dive into the groundbreaking research being done on Blue Waters, from astrophysics to biology. Read more

    released on 09.15.20