NCSA @ SC14 | National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois

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  1. Submissions due May 1 for Extreme Scaling Workshop

    The conference committee seeks submissions of excellent quality addressing the challenges of using, designing, deploying, or integrating infrastructure for both big data analysis and large-scale computation to facilitate scientific discovery. Read more

    released on 02.04.14

  2. NCSA helps launch resource to fight cybercrime

    Designed in part by researchers from NCSA, a suite of assurance tools and software packages that serve to identify vulnerabilities and reduce false positives has been released to the public. Read more

    released on 02.03.14

  3. Apply for HPC Summer School by March 9

    Grad students and postdocs from Europe, Canada, Japan and the U.S. are invited to apply for the fifth International Summer School on HPC Challenges in Computational Sciences, June 1-6, 2014, in Budapest, Hungary. Read more

    released on 01.28.14

  4. HPCwire People to Watch

    HPCwire People to Watch

    HPCwire has selected NCSA's John Towns as a key person to watch in the HPC community in 2014. Read more

    released on 01.27.14

  5. See NCSA at AAAS!

    See NCSA at AAAS!

    NCSA is participating in the AAAS Annual Meeting in Chicago! Stop by booth #313 Feb. 14-16 to learn how NCSA can supercharge your research. Read more

    released on 01.24.14

  6. XSEDE14 call for participation

    The XSEDE14 conference will be held July 13-18 in Atlanta under the theme "Engaging Communities." Read more

    released on 01.09.14

  7. NCSA Private Sector Program plays key role in Illinois Manufacturing Lab

    NCSA Private Sector Program plays key role in Illinois Manufacturing Lab

    NCSA's Private Sector Program will provide expertise and resources to help companies around the state improve their products and processes to increase competitiveness. Read more

    released on 12.18.13

  8. Nation’s researchers invited to apply for Blue Waters resources

    The National Science Foundation has opened a call for requests for allocations on Blue Waters. Proposals are due by March 10. Read more

    released on 12.06.13

  9. Blue Waters helps team win best paper at SC13

    Blue Waters helps team win best paper at SC13

    The Blue Waters supercomputer was the driving petaflop power behind "Enabling Highly-Scalable Remote Memory Access Programming with MPI-3 One Sided," awarded best technical paper at SC13 on Nov. 21 in Denver, Co. Read more

    released on 12.04.13

  10. Crain’s Chicago spotlights Brown Dog data project

    A group at NCSA is getting more than $10 million from NSF to develop tools to manage uncurated data. Read more

    released on 12.02.13

  11. Faculty sought for Virtual School

    Blue Waters project to offer graduate-level online courses. Read more

    released on 12.02.13

  12. Coding Illini make it to the finals at SC13!

    Coding Illini make it to the finals at SC13!

    After defeating Team Ohio in round one, the Coding Illini defeated K2I18 (Rice University) in round two to advance into the finals of the first ever Intel Parallel Universe Computing Challenge at the SC13 conference in Denver. Read more

    released on 11.25.13

  13. Blue Waters places Illinois at the heart of big data universe

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    released on 11.25.13

  14. Coding Illini defeat Team Ohio at SC13!

    A team composed of NCSA staff and University of Illinois computer science graduate students defeated Team Ohio in round one of the first ever Intel Parallel Universe Computing Challenge at the SC13 conference in Denver. Read more

    released on 11.20.13

  15. Simulating Sandy

    Simulating Sandy

    Using Blue Waters, a team of researchers from NCSA, NCAR and Cray simulated the evolution of Hurricane Sandy as it approached and made landfall. The simulation used a previously unsurpassed ~4 billion computation grid points. Read more

    released on 11.20.13