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  1. NCSA releases latest Blue Waters Project Annual Report

    NCSA releases latest Blue Waters Project Annual Report

    Dive into the groundbreaking research being done on Blue Waters, from astrophysics to biology. Read more

    released on 09.15.20

  2. NCSA and U of I Announce new Center for Astrophysical Surveys

    NCSA and U of I Announce new Center for Astrophysical Surveys

    NCSA and Illinois’ new Center for AstroPhysical Surveys aims to advance survey science and increase our understanding of the Universe. Read more

    released on 09.08.20

  3. NCSA’s Donna J. Cox honored with rare IPS Technology Innovation Award

    NCSA’s Donna J. Cox honored with rare IPS Technology Innovation Award

    This is just the eighth time since the society's founding in 1958 that this honor has been bestowed. Read more

    released on 09.04.20

  4. NCSA supports IGB’s new NSF-funded Molecule Maker Lab Institute to accelerate AI research

    NCSA supports IGB’s new NSF-funded Molecule Maker Lab Institute to accelerate AI research

    NCSA's Software Associate Director Kenton McHenry collaborates and shares expertise with MMLI team to advance molecular science. Read more

    released on 09.04.20

  5. Sustaining diversity and INCLUSION throughout a summer of social distancing

    Sustaining diversity and INCLUSION throughout a summer of social distancing

    NCSA's REU-INCLUSION fellowship and SPIN internship programs were held virtually this summer and continued to promote collaboration, diversity, and inclusion. Read more

    released on 08.25.20

  6. NCSA to be data management partner for new NSF CINet grant

    NCSA to be data management partner for new NSF CINet grant

    This project will use two software tools developed by NCSA: the Clowder Framework and the Geostreaming Data Framework. Read more

    released on 08.21.20

  7. Center for Digital Agriculture announces 12 seed funding recipients

    Center for Digital Agriculture announces 12 seed funding recipients

    The funded projects will span nearly every facet of digital agriculture, from crop sciences to deep learning. Read more

    released on 08.20.20

  8. DOE awards $2.2M to project at the intersection of AI and high-energy physics led by NCSA’s Center f

    DOE awards $2.2M to project at the intersection of AI and high-energy physics led by NCSA's Center for Artificial Intelligence Innovation

    Illinois' CAII leads a team of experts from UMN, MIT and UC San Diego for DOE-funded FAIR Framework for Physics-Inspired Artificial Intelligence in High Energy Physics project. Read more

    released on 08.11.20

  9. NCSA researchers use XSEDE to accelerate star merger simulations

    NCSA researchers use XSEDE to accelerate star merger simulations

    A team from the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) used artificial intelligence on XSEDE systems to obtain a correction factor for merger simulations. Read more

    released on 06.30.20

  10. A new way of designing global satellite missions

    A new way of designing global satellite missions

    A Cornell University researcher taps work he did using NCSA's Blue Waters supercomputer to fix a problem that's puzzled researchers for nearly 40 years. Read more

    released on 06.26.20

  11. NCSA and SMU announce new strategic partnership

    NCSA and SMU announce new strategic partnership

    NCSA and SMU form partnership to promote advanced research computing. Read more

    released on 06.22.20

  12. NCSA welcomes 2020-21 Faculty Fellows

    NCSA welcomes 2020-21 Faculty Fellows

    The NCSA Faculty Fellowship is a competitive program for faculty and researchers at the University of Illinois which provides seed funding for new collaborations that include NCSA staff as integral contributors to the project. Read more

    released on 06.19.20