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  1. AXIS Capital and NCSA partner to reimagine insurance data

    AXIS Capital and NCSA partner to reimagine insurance data

    Global (re)insurance provider partners with NCSA to leverage NCSA’s domain expertise, data visualization, and cybersecurity. Read more

    released on 09.18.18

  2. NCSA’s Blue Waters supercomputer helps map the poles

    NCSA’s Blue Waters supercomputer helps map the poles

    The REMA project relied entirely on the computational and data resources of Blue Waters to run the SETSM software they developed that automated assembly of overlapping pairs of high-resolution satellite images to create the high-resolution, high-fidelity elevation maps. Read more

    released on 09.13.18

  3. Facilitating FEA: NCSA collaborates with Rolls-Royce, Livermore Software Technology Corporation, and

    Facilitating FEA: NCSA collaborates with Rolls-Royce, Livermore Software Technology Corporation, and Cray to scale up implicit finite element analysis

    Drawing on real-life models from Rolls-Royce and technical consulting from Cray, NCSA and LSTC optimized LS-DYNA to reduce the memory footprint of running high-fidelity models and improve the software's performance and scalability. Read more

    released on 09.13.18

  4. NCSA Student Spotlight: Miguel Holgado

    NCSA Student Spotlight: Miguel Holgado

    For our latest Student Spotlight, we caught up with Miguel Holgado, a graduate student and member of NCSA’s Gravity Group, who studies compact-object mergers and the gravitational waves that arise out of them. Read more

    released on 09.05.18

  5. NCSA Faculty Fellow part of $25 million software institute to enable discoveries in high-energy phys

    NCSA Faculty Fellow part of $25 million software institute to enable discoveries in high-energy physics

    A team will research new approaches and systems for data analysis and innovative algorithms that apply machine learning and other approaches to accelerate computation on modern computing architectures. Read more

    released on 09.04.18

  6. NCSA hosting 2018 Data Science Day September 27

    NCSA hosting 2018 Data Science Day September 27

    Illinois Data Science Initiative (iDSI) promoting data science across the University of Illinois Read more

    released on 08.29.18

  7. Blue Waters professor Kaiyu Guan receives AGU Early Career Award

    Blue Waters professor Kaiyu Guan receives AGU Early Career Award

    Kaiyu Guan, a NCSA Blue Waters professor at the University of Illinois, has been recognized by the American Geophysical Union for his work to combine supercomputers and satellite with agriculture and environmental sustainability. Read more

    released on 08.10.18

  8. NCSA Brown Dog project wins Best Technical Paper at PEARC18

    NCSA Brown Dog project wins Best Technical Paper at PEARC18

    NCSA's Brown Dog project received the Best Technical Paper award at July's PEARC conference in Pittsburgh. Read more

    released on 08.07.18

  9. Watch the 2018 NCSA Blue Waters Symposium presentations

    Watch the 2018 NCSA Blue Waters Symposium presentations

    Stream more than 85 talks from researchers from this year’s Blue Waters Symposium in Sunriver, Oregon. Read more

    released on 08.06.18

  10. XSEDE announces 2018-2019 Campus Champions Fellows

    XSEDE announces 2018-2019 Campus Champions Fellows

    XSEDE has selected five Campus Champions Fellows for the next year, studying everything from agriculture to computer science. Read more

    released on 07.30.18

  11. Ruby Mendenhall Charts Progress Using HPC, Big Data to Flag Unidentified Historical Sources

    Ruby Mendenhall Charts Progress Using HPC, Big Data to Flag Unidentified Historical Sources on African American Women’s Lives

    Using HPC resources allocated to researchers through XSEDE, Mendenhall and a multidisciplinary team are gleaning lessons on how Black women related to and affected the larger society during periods when their written voices were underrepresented or even illegal. Read more

    released on 07.27.18

  12. XSEDE Campus Champions Celebrate 10 Years

    XSEDE Campus Champions Celebrate 10 Years

    XSEDE campus champions from all over the United States are celebrating a decade of science, research and education this year. Read more

    released on 07.24.18