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  1. The Donna Cox Legacy: Inspiring and Visualizing the Future

    The Donna Cox Legacy: Inspiring and Visualizing the Future

    NCSA celebrates and honors its Chief Scholar and Illinois Professor Donna J. Cox as she retires after nearly four outstanding decades of contributions to art, science, research, technology, and society. Read more

    released on 07.30.21

  2. NCSA Welcomes 2021-22 Faculty Fellows

    NCSA Welcomes 2021-22 Faculty Fellows

    The NCSA Faculty Fellowship program awarded 15 University of Illinois faculty funding for 10 interdisciplinary research projects involving our center. Read more

    released on 07.21.21

  3. Helping teens study the universe

    Helping teens study the universe

    High school students got first-hand experience studying space and the Universe last week through the Girls' Astronomy Summer Camp run by Illinois' Department of Astronomy and NCSA's Center for Astrophysical Surveys. Read more

    released on 07.20.21

  4. NCSA Student Spotlight: Fiddler Fellow Ariana Barreau

    NCSA Student Spotlight: Fiddler Fellow Ariana Barreau

    Learn more about her journey and what inspired her to co-found ProteCKD and AxisMED in this Q&A. Read more

    released on 06.30.21

  5. NCSA Students Pushing Innovation program celebrates success amid COVID-19

    NCSA Students Pushing Innovation program celebrates success amid COVID-19

    This spring, NCSA's SPIN program went completely virtual. Despite the circumstances, the program completed a successful virtual session and recognized notable projects, interns and mentors for the 2020-21 academic year. Read more

    released on 06.15.21

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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