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  1. NCSA Industry Conference helps give government and industry competitive edge

    NCSA Industry Conference helps give government and industry competitive edge

    2018 NCSA Industry Conference brought together industry and government partners to facilitate networking, learning, and collaboration to forward innovation and help change the world again. Read more

    released on 10.18.18

  2. yt 3.5.0 released

    yt 3.5.0 released

    This major release includes a number of new features, minor improvements, and bugfixes. Read more

    released on 10.17.18

  3. Herstory: Digital Innovation Symposium and Book Signing set for October 26

    Herstory: Digital Innovation Symposium and Book Signing set for October 26

    Public is invited to hear from Midwestern women who shaped early digital media and participate in breakout sessions focused on empowering women in the workplace. Read more

    released on 10.15.18

  4. Entire galaxies are moving around in the ‘stockyards’ of cluster galaxies

    Entire galaxies are moving around in the ‘stockyards’ of cluster galaxies

    Tom Quinn, an astronomy professor at the University of Washington, leads the N-body Shop, where he works on running and analyzing simulations of structure and planet formation in the Universe, along with studying galactic and solar system dynamics. Read more

    released on 10.12.18

  5. Success through the years: NCSA Industry

    Success through the years: NCSA Industry

    With over thirty years of success, NCSA recognizes the role of research in industrial advancements and innovation. Read more

    released on 10.12.18

  6. Final call for Blue Waters allocations

    Final call for Blue Waters allocations

    Illinois faculty and researchers will have one final opportunity for allocations. Read more

    released on 10.11.18

  7. Making sense of the complex

    Making sense of the complex

    New insights in human diseases including cancer, chronic pelvic pain, latent tuberculosis and heart disease are the result of the work of NCSA's VI-Bio group's ability to analyze data and transform abstract biological results into visual form. Read more

    released on 10.09.18

  8. Ten NCSA projects nominated for HPCWire Readers’ Choice Awards

    Ten NCSA projects nominated for HPCWire Readers’ Choice Awards

    Voting is now open for the 2018 edition of HPCWire's annual Readers' Choice Awards, to be presented at SC18 in Dallas next month. Read more

    released on 10.09.18

  9. What does it look like when two black holes collide?

    What does it look like when two black holes collide?

    Thanks to a new simulation from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center and the Blue Waters supercomputer at NCSA, we now have a pretty good idea what it looks like when two black holes collide. Read more

    released on 10.08.18

  10. Unzip, turn around, rezip

    Unzip, turn around, rezip

    Using the Blue Waters supercomputer, University of Illinois researchers make new discoveries on how DNA gets repaired by a molecular machine, the first simulation work to provide an atomistic-level look at what is happening in the helicase. Read more

    released on 10.04.18

  11. Dark Energy Survey releases first year value-added data products

    Dark Energy Survey releases first year value-added data products

    The Dark Energy Survey, led by NCSA, has just released a new set of data that catalogs over 130 million astronomical objects, including galaxies and stars. Read more

    released on 10.02.18

  12. LCI seeking host sites for 2019 workshops

    LCI seeking host sites for 2019 workshops

    These workshops provide education and technical training for the deployment and use of computing clusters to the high performance computing community worldwide. Read more

    released on 09.27.18