NCSA headlines

  1. From planets to galaxies and gravitational waves

    From planets to galaxies and gravitational waves

    The international DES collaboration uses a massive, public collection of astronomical data and calibrated images compiled with the help of NCSA to make remarkable discoveries about our Universe. Read more

    released on 06.14.21

  2. C3.AI DTI Announces AI for Energy and Climate Security Awards

    C3.AI DTI Announces AI for Energy and Climate Security Awards

    The consortium awarded $4.4M in funding and advanced computing resources to 21 projects at partner institutions. Read more

    released on 06.10.21

  3. NCSA’s CILogon Selected for InCommon Catalyst Program

    NCSA’s CILogon Selected for InCommon Catalyst Program

    The Catalyst Program brings identity and access management expertise, support to the InCommon community. Read more

    released on 06.08.21

  4. How do you train a supercomputer to learn?

    How do you train a supercomputer to learn?

    NCSA’s Center for Artificial Intelligence Innovation uses COVID-19 chest x-rays to explore best methods. Read more

    released on 06.08.21

  5. Dark Energy Survey releases most precise look at the universe’s evolution

    Dark Energy Survey releases most precise look at the universe’s evolution

    The Dark Energy Survey collaboration has created the largest ever maps of the distribution and shapes of galaxies, tracing both ordinary and dark matter in the universe out to a distance of more than 7 billion light years. Read more

    released on 06.07.21

  6. NCSA Researcher Ben Grosser Is Breaking the Internet

    NCSA Researcher Ben Grosser Is Breaking the Internet

    Ben Grosser, an NCSA affiliate and University of Illinois professor, is using social media to reveal truth, and art, in the digital world. Read more

    released on 06.02.21

  7. Big data aids PPE research

    Big data aids PPE research

    University of Illinois professor awarded a $200,0000 RAPID grant to design a 3D-printable medical mask inspired by the nasal structures of animals. Read more

    released on 05.26.21

  8. NCSA Gravity Group prepares students for their futures

    NCSA Gravity Group prepares students for their futures

    Seven NCSA Gravity Group interns share bright post-graduation plans. Read more

    released on 05.18.21

  9. NCSA awards scholarship to winner of Social Hack 2021 Essay Contest

    NCSA awards scholarship to winner of Social Hack 2021 Essay Contest

    NCSA's eDream Institute partners with Design for America to award a scholarship to a UIUC undergrad for an essay on human-centered design thinking. Read more

    released on 05.13.21

  10. Center for Digital Agriculture Contributes to Launch COALESCE

    Center for Digital Agriculture Contributes to Launch COALESCE

    Co-led by NCSA’s Girish Chowdhary, the COALESCE initiative will help make field management more efficient and tactical. Read more

    released on 04.29.21

  11. NCSA Teams Contribute to Return-to-School Planning

    NCSA Teams Contribute to Return-to-School Planning

    Leveraging diverse expertise, researchers and designers from the National Center for Supercomputing Applications collaborated with the University of Illinois on two tools to help schools safely transition back to in-person learning. Read more

    released on 04.26.21

  12. NCSA announces 2021 Fiddler Innovation Fellowship recipient

    NCSA announces 2021 Fiddler Innovation Fellowship recipient

    Ariana Barreau receives NCSA's eDream Institute's Fiddler Innovation Fellowship Award at the Illinois Innovation Prize virtual ceremony on April 15, 2021. Read more

    released on 04.19.21