NCSA headlines

  1. 4CeeD framework wins Best Paper Award at the IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud, and Grid Computing

    The paper describes a data acquisition and analysis framework (called 4CeeD) for the materials-to-devices process that leverages the Clowder framework developed at NCSA. Read more

    released on 06.28.17

  2. NCSA scientist using Big Data to aid emergency responders

    NCSA scientist using Big Data to aid emergency responders

    Researchers win NSF award to improve community emergency resilience. Read more

    released on 06.28.17

  3. Watch the 2017 NCSA Blue Waters Symposium presentations

    Watch the 2017 NCSA Blue Waters Symposium presentations

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    released on 06.23.17

  4. XSEDE visualization expert helps researchers show colliding white dwarfs

    XSEDE visualization expert helps researchers show colliding white dwarfs

    Researchers using XSEDE try to answer a long-standing question: what causes type Ia supernovae? Read more

    released on 06.15.17

  5. Foundation supports Crops in silico Project

    Foundation supports Crops in silico Project

    The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research has awarded Amy Marshall-Colón $274,000 to continue her research for Crops in silico, a project to develop a suite of virtual plant models that may help resolve a growing gap between food supply and demand in the face of global climate change. Read more

    released on 06.13.17

  6. LIGO detects gravitational waves for third time

    LIGO detects gravitational waves for third time

    Results confirm new population of black holes. Read more

    released on 06.01.17

  7. ‘Einstein was right’

    Third gravitational wave gives clues to unknowns within black hole physics. Read more

    released on 06.01.17

  8. NCSA awards eight Illinois professors with Faculty Fellowships

    Illinois researchers given opportunity to work with NCSA for one year Read more

    released on 05.25.17

  9. RIST, PRACE and XSEDE Concluded Memorandum of Understanding on Information Exchange Concerning Promo

    RIST, PRACE and XSEDE Concluded Memorandum of Understanding on Information Exchange Concerning Promotion of Use of Advanced Computing

    The MOU between RIST, PRACE and XSEDE will strengthen and deepen their co-operation at the international level and reinforce the advanced research computing ecosystem. Read more

    released on 05.17.17

  10. Ten students from across the country selected as Blue Waters Graduate Fellows

    Ten students from across the country selected as Blue Waters Graduate Fellows

    Now in its fourth year, the Blue Waters Fellowship Program provides students in a variety of disciplines substantial financial support and the opportunity to advance their research that involves high performance computing by leveraging the sustained petascale performance of the Blue Waters supercomputer. Read more

    released on 05.11.17

  11. Scientific impacts from just three years of Blue Waters

    Scientific impacts from just three years of Blue Waters

    Highlights from an investigation and evaluation of the scientific results from the NCSA Blue Waters supercomputer system. Read more

    released on 05.04.17

  12. Students and scholars named in first national CyberGIS Summer School

    Students and scholars named in first national CyberGIS Summer School

    Participants will develop novel solutions to a set of motivating and significant scientific problems as they learn about cutting-edge scientific advances and technical capabilities of CyberGIS. Read more

    released on 04.20.17