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  1. NCSA to host NVIDIA deep learning workshop

    NCSA to host NVIDIA deep learning workshop

    Two days of lectures and labs coming April 3-4. Read more

    released on 03.17.17

  2. Exhibitors join PEARC17 conference

    Exhibitors join PEARC17 conference

    Internet2, Omnibond, Globus exhibitors in advanced digital research conference. Read more

    released on 03.13.17

  3. Blue Waters Illinois allocations awarded to 26 research teams

    Blue Waters Illinois allocations awarded to 26 research teams

    These allocations range from 25,000 to 600,000 node-hours of compute time over a time span of either six months or one year. The research pursuits of these teams are incredibly diverse, ranging anywhere from physics to political science. Read more

    released on 03.07.17

  4. Save the date: NDS7 Chicago April 13-14

    Save the date: NDS7 Chicago April 13-14

    The seventh National Data Service Consortium workshop (NDS7) will be held in Chicago on April 13-14, 2017. The workshop's theme is "Scientific Data Platforms: from Silos to Ecosystems." Read more

    released on 02.27.17

  5. Illinois allocations deadline March 15 for Blue Waters supercomputer

    Illinois allocations deadline March 15 for Blue Waters supercomputer

    More than 3 million node-hours yearly are allocated exclusively to projects from our campus, so apply by March 15 to use this extraordinary resource. Read more

    released on 02.27.17

  6. First major PEARC17 Conference call-for-participation deadline approaching

    First major PEARC17 Conference call-for-participation deadline approaching

    Technical papers and tutorials proposals for the inaugural PEARC conference for advanced research computing due March 6. Read more

    released on 02.24.17

  7. NCSA to celebrate breakthrough Cyberfest 20th anniversary

    NCSA to celebrate breakthrough Cyberfest 20th anniversary

    Original festival celebrated birthday of HAL 9000 and Illinois' leadership in artificial intelligence and computing, 20th anniversary sets stage for the future. Read more

    released on 02.23.17

  8. Immersive visualization pioneer Donna Cox to receive IMERSA lifetime achievement award

    Immersive visualization pioneer Donna Cox to receive IMERSA lifetime achievement award

    Cox's 30+ years in scientific visualization recognized for bringing science to life for researchers and the public. Read more

    released on 02.22.17

  9. PEARC17 conference registration now open

    PEARC17 conference registration now open

    New Orleans hosting national conference for advanced research computing professionals and students. Read more

    released on 02.21.17

  10. NCSA faculty affiliate wins Sloan fellowship

    NCSA faculty affiliate wins Sloan fellowship

    Joaquin Vieira, an assistant professor of astronomy at the University of Illinois, received the award in recognition of distinguished performance and a unique potential to make substantial contributions to his field. Read more

    released on 02.21.17

  11. Blue Waters launches a Weekly Webinar Series

    Blue Waters launches a Weekly Webinar Series

    The series starts Wednesday, March 1. Read more

    released on 02.14.17

  12. NCSA facilitates performance comparisons with china’s #1 supercomputer

    NCSA facilitates performance comparisons with china’s #1 supercomputer

    Paper describes 'porting' and running of a discovery-science-capable code from the plasma physics domain onto Sunway TaihuLight's 'home-grown' architecture. Read more

    released on 02.09.17