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  1. LCI workshops registration open

    LCI workshops registration open

    The Linux Cluster Institute is hosting two workshops to help Linux system administrators in HPC. One will be at the University of Nebraska, May 14-18, the other at Yale University, August 13-17. Read more

    released on 01.16.18

  2. 2018-2019 NCSA Faculty Fellowship application now available

    2018-2019 NCSA Faculty Fellowship application now available

    This competitive fellowship program provides a unique opportunity for faculty and researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign by offering seed funding for startup collaborative research projects. Read more

    released on 01.10.18

  3. NCSA Faculty Fellow makes breakthrough in protein prediction using deep learning

    NCSA Faculty Fellow makes breakthrough in protein prediction using deep learning

    Researchers have discovered a major breakthrough in protein structure predictions using deep learning data processed by NCSA's Blue Waters supercomputer. Read more

    released on 12.20.17

  4. Blue Waters supercomputer processes new data for NASA’s Terra satellite

    Blue Waters supercomputer processes new data for NASA’s Terra satellite

    "Blue Waters is one of the only computers that can process that data on such a large scale in a timeframe suitable for scientists to interact and ask questions of the data." Read more

    released on 12.19.17

  5. Heat from below Pacific Ocean fuels Yellowstone, study finds

    Heat from below Pacific Ocean fuels Yellowstone, study finds

    University of Illinois geologists have rewound and played back a portion of its geologic history, finding that Yellowstone volcanism is far more complex and dynamic than previously thought. Read more

    released on 12.18.17

  6. Meet NCSA’s Jim Phillips, former lead NAMD developer

    Meet NCSA’s Jim Phillips, former lead NAMD developer

    Since starting with NCSA, Phillips' time has been primarily devoted to developing concepts and ideas for NCSA's future supercomputers, but he's also had the chance to learn more about NCSA from an insider's perspective and is excited about his future here at NCSA. Read more

    released on 12.18.17

  7. Deadlines to apply for NCSA fellowships and internships are rapidly approaching

    Deadlines to apply for NCSA fellowships and internships are rapidly approaching

    Undergraduate students, graduate students and faculty from institutions around the U.S. are invited to apply for these opportunities. Read more

    released on 12.12.17

  8. A better approach: Bringing supercomputing to psychology

    XSEDE allocations and NSF funding enable Illinois professor Michel Regenwetter and his team to test masses of theoretical variations. Read more

    released on 12.06.17

  9. NCSA SPIN intern Daniel Johnson published in Classical and Quantum Gravity

    NCSA SPIN intern Daniel Johnson published in Classical and Quantum Gravity

    Undergraduate's open source software to monitor and post-process catalogs of numerical relativity simulations in high performance computing environments. Read more

    released on 11.30.17

  10. NCSA paves a new way for using geopolymers

    NCSA paves a new way for using geopolymers

    Their goal is to understand the impact of nanoporosity on stiffness and strength of geopolymers via molecular dynamics and finite element modeling. Read more

    released on 11.28.17

  11. NCSA announces GECAT funding of two international seed projects

    NCSA announces GECAT funding of two international seed projects

    Blue Waters’ international collaboration program opens doors for researchers in Puerto Rico, Barcelona, Shanghai and beyond. Read more

    released on 11.21.17

  12. NCSA research assistant wins SC17 Graduate Student Research Competition

    NCSA research assistant wins SC17 Graduate Student Research Competition

    Daniel George awarded first place in ACM’s research competition for his work on gravitational waves Read more

    released on 11.20.17