Do the wave NSF awards $1.5 million to NCSA team to create science documentaries Careers at NCSA Centralizing national flood data can help reduce loss of life and property NCSA creates video tutorials on cybersecurity and incident response Visualization / Senior Visualization Programmers NSF awards $2 million to NCSA to support global collaboration NSF awards $1.5 million to Illinois-led team for achieving scalable spatial data synthesis Streamlining simulation A bridge between GridFTP and HPSS New capabilities make data on Blue Waters shareable and movable XSEDE15: Call for Participation NCSA helps make wealth of Great Lakes environmental data available eDream awards first Fiddler Innovation Fellowship Technical Program Manager 18 general, 9 exploratory allocations on Blue Waters awarded to Illinois researchers HPCwire honors Kevin Franklin for contributions to workforce diversity NCSA’s Private Sector Program Receives 3 HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards Blue Waters enables detailed simulation of EF5 tornado NCSA Private Sector Program scales Fluent to 36,000 cores on Blue Waters Coding Illini claim championship title at SC14 NSF calls for proposals for ebola research NCSA intern presents research at Mayo Clinic NCSA-CompGen Graduate Fellowships available Spring 2015 Research Programmer Application now open for Blue Waters Graduate Fellowships Small birds, big science (Cloud + super) computing = results Vast digital realm More livable cities Many problems, many objectives CADENS CADENS NCSA Faculty Fellow studies Hurricane Sandy’s impact on NYC traffic Blue Waters project to offer online course on Designing and Building Applications for Extreme-Scale System Engineer Fostering geospatial discovery and innovation through a national CyberGIS facility NCSA @ SC14 26 Illinois undergrads selected for internships with NCSA 4 faculty selected for Blue Waters Professorships Post-doctoral Research Associate NCSA, ICHASS to aid Text Mining the Novel project Associate Project Manager Mapping atoms NCSA’s Jongeneel to play key role in NIH-funded Center of Excellence for Big Data Computing NCSA is part of Illinois team developing data infrastructure NSF spotlights NCSA Brown Dog Storage Engineer NCSA celebrates big computing, big data with Petascale Day InfoWorld names Bro one of the year’s top open-source security tools Foundation selects Matt Turk as Moore Investigator in Data-Driven Discovery Gropp awarded SIAM/ACM prize for PETSc work NSF awards time on Blue Waters to seven new projects Great Lakes Consortium calls for Blue Waters proposals P&G’s Tom Lange to kick off Career Pathways Lecture Series Illinois alumni to speak on entrepreneurship NCSA’s Kramer joins Computer Science as research professor Hadoop Cluster OpenStack Cloud Colloquia Series Events Research NCSA Director Ed Seidel NSF supports project to integrate long-tail data and models Levy offers insights about visualization in Kavli roundtable 13 new projects will promote cyberGIS education Dark Energy Survey enters second year Time pressure increases patent chances for inventions ‘on the margin’ Private Sector Program benchmarks Sandy Bridge vs. Ivy Bridge processors Innovative Systems Laboratory Dark Sky Simulations released via new coLaboratory tool Turk works with Google Research, IPython/Jupyter team on tool to make data collaboration easier Large Synoptic Survey Telescope gets green light for construction Illinois applications to use Blue Waters are due by Sept. 15 Students invited to learn about NCSA internships on Aug. 28 Illinois, INRIA issue report on resiliency challenge NCSA to host OpenACC workshop on Aug. 5 Staff Early bird discount for Linux Clusters Institute Workshop ends July 20! Virtual Lab for Advanced Design XSEDE14 Four additional students named Blue Waters Graduate Fellows Blue Waters project to offer graduate course on visualization in Spring 2015 XSEDE and Blue Waters go supernova 9 Illinois researchers selected for NCSA Fellowships National Data Service kickoff 21 undergraduate students selected for Blue Waters Student Internship Program Registration now open for Virtual School visualization workshop LS-DYNA scaling work garners HPC Innovation Excellence Award Registration now open for Linux Clusters Institute Workshop on HPC fundamentals Registration now open for Conference on CyberGIS and Geodesign Blue Waters gives students a boost in ‘America’s Cup of Rocket Science’ Materials Data Facility launched in support of Materials Genome Initiative Breakthrough simulation: A supercell producing a long-track EF5 tornado HPC Matters! (2) Minsker collaborates with NCSA on green design project Browse awardees Get Updates Alabama researchers use Blue Waters to study solar winds XSEDE14 speakers finalized, schedule available | National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois

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  1. 6 science teams begin using Blue Waters Early Science System

    Six research teams have begun using the first phase of the Blue Waters supercomputer to study some of the most challenging problems in science and engineering. Read more

    released on 03.20.12

  2. XSEDE12 seeks papers on science, education, outreach, training

    The annual XSEDE Conference will be July 16-20 in Chicago. Read more

    released on 03.16.12

  3. NCSA’s visualization team goes where no filmmaker has gone before

    The Illinois Alumni Magazine showcases the center's work for planetariums, museums and IMAX theaters. Read more

    released on 03.07.12

  4. Illinois supercomputers, expertise to help determine winner of genomics prize

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    released on 02.27.12

  5. XSEDE Extended Collaborative Support sets symposium series

    Read more

    released on 02.22.12

  6. Torsten Hoefler wins 2012 SIAG/Supercomputing Junior Scientist Prize

    Hoefler's research revolves around performance-centric software development and deals with scalable networks, parallel programming techniques, and performance modeling. Read more

    released on 02.20.12

  7. How fast is a supercomputer?

    Illinois' Bill Gropp explains different ways to consider the power of Blue Waters. Read more

    released on 02.16.12

  8. Adaptive Computing forms software development partnership with NCSA

    Adaptive Computing is the latest company to join NCSA's Private Sector Program. Read more

    released on 02.16.12

  9. NCSA visualizations help capture ‘Dynamic Earth’

    A team at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications created data-driven scientific visualizations of Hurricane Katrina and the harsh terrain of Venus for "Dynamic Earth," a new immersive digital fulldome production that follows the trail of energy that flows from the sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and the biosphere. Read more

    released on 02.03.12

  10. Blue Waters “Early Science System” delivered to NCSA

    Forty-eight cabinets of the Blue Waters sustained-petascale supercomputer have arrived at the University of Illinois' NCSA and were powered up over the last few days. Read more

    released on 01.30.12

  11. Blue Waters to use Globus Online for data movement

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    released on 01.23.12

  12. Call for participation: XSEDE12

    The annual XSEDE Conference will be held July 16-20 in Chicago. Read more

    released on 01.20.12

  13. Leap to whole-cell simulations

    Researchers have built a computer model of the crowded interior of a bacterial cell that accurately simulates the behavior of living cells. Read more

    released on 01.10.12

  14. User reflections: Al Valocchi

    Researcher Al Valocchi talks about his experiences with NCSA. Read more

    released on 01.10.12

  15. Transforming computing

    NCSA Director Thom Dunning gives an update on NCSA's progress. Read more

    released on 01.10.12