NCSA headlines

  1. Simulations describe HIV’s ‘diabolical delivery device’

    Simulations describe HIV’s ‘diabolical delivery device’

    Researchers use Blue Waters supercomputer to simulate HIV-1 capsid's maturation. Read more

    released on 06.16.16

  2. Rep. Rodney Davis declares support for Blue Waters in House floor address

    Rep. Rodney Davis declares support for Blue Waters in House floor address

    U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (IL-13) voted this week in favor of important legislation to improve federal coordination with NCSA. Read more

    released on 06.15.16

  3. Host the HPC Workflow Workshop at your site in August

    This multi-site workshop provides a convenient way for researchers to learn about the latest techniques and technologies related to workflows on high performance computing systems without having to travel long distances to attend. Read more

    released on 06.13.16

  4. NCSA’s Blue Waters Symposium kicks off Monday

    NCSA’s Blue Waters Symposium kicks off Monday

    The symposium brings together users of the Blue Waters supercomputer as well as leaders in petascale computational science and engineering to share successes and methods on topics ranging from celestial exploration to river bottom silt. Read more

    released on 06.09.16

  5. Cool work on Blue Waters earns Illinois professors editor’s choice pick

    Cool work on Blue Waters earns Illinois professors editor’s choice pick

    The blazing fast processing speed of the Blue Waters supercomputer yielded frigid results and a hot honor for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign chemistry professor So Hirata. Read more

    released on 06.07.16

  6. Great Lakes Consortium awards access to Blue Waters supercomputer to 11 research projects

    Science and engineering teams across the country receive computing time on Blue Waters. Read more

    released on 06.02.16

  7. U.S. Capitol Hill screens ‘Solar Superstorms’ featuring NCSA visualizations

    U.S. Capitol Hill screens ‘Solar Superstorms’ featuring NCSA visualizations

    The National Science Foundation (NSF), the supercomputer company Cray Inc., and Sens. Bill Nelson of Florida and Gary Peters of Michigan invite members of the media to attend a special screening of the documentary "Solar Superstorms" May 25 at the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. Read more

    released on 05.23.16

  8. Supercomputing Leader, NVIDIA CTO Steve Oberlin to give NCSA 30th Anniversary Featured Lectures

    Supercomputing Leader, NVIDIA CTO Steve Oberlin to give NCSA 30th Anniversary Featured Lectures

    Steve Oberlin, chief technology officer for accelerated computing at NVIDIA, will give two NCSA 30th Anniversary Featured Lectures on May 26. The morning talk is tailored for NCSA staff, Computer Science, and Electrical and Computer Engineering students and faculty. The second talk is open to the public. Read more

    released on 05.18.16

  9. NCSA Welcomes National Academy Report

    NCSA Welcomes National Academy Report

    NCSA welcomes the recommendations in the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s newly released report. Read more

    released on 05.13.16

  10. Tiny terrors: Researcher works to uncover how bacteria develop antibiotic resistance through efflux

    Tiny terrors: Researcher works to uncover how bacteria develop antibiotic resistance through efflux pumps

    Fatemeh Khalili-Araghi of University of Illinois at Chicago is working to understand how efflux pumps function and contribute to bacteria becoming more resistant to antibiotics. Read more

    released on 05.05.16

  11. NCSA intern attends Sundance Film Festival as Ebert Film Criticism Fellow

    NCSA intern attends Sundance Film Festival as Ebert Film Criticism Fellow

    Sara Pelaez's internship with NCSA led her to interview the director of programming of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Read more

    released on 05.04.16

  12. NCSA-enabled IMAX movie “A Beautiful Planet” premiering locally

    NCSA-enabled IMAX movie “A Beautiful Planet” premiering locally

    Savoy 16 theater to show "A Beautiful Planet" Sunday, 11:30 a.m. Read more

    released on 04.27.16