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  1. Entire galaxies are moving around in the ‘stockyards’ of cluster galaxies

    Entire galaxies are moving around in the ‘stockyards’ of cluster galaxies

    Tom Quinn, an astronomy professor at the University of Washington, leads the N-body Shop, where he works on running and analyzing simulations of structure and planet formation in the Universe, along with studying galactic and solar system dynamics. Read more

    released on 10.12.18

  2. Success through the years: NCSA Industry

    Success through the years: NCSA Industry

    With over thirty years of success, NCSA recognizes the role of research in industrial advancements and innovation. Read more

    released on 10.12.18

  3. Final call for Blue Waters allocations

    Final call for Blue Waters allocations

    Illinois faculty and researchers will have one final opportunity for allocations. Read more

    released on 10.11.18

  4. Making sense of the complex

    Making sense of the complex

    New insights in human diseases including cancer, chronic pelvic pain, latent tuberculosis and heart disease are the result of the work of NCSA's VI-Bio group's ability to analyze data and transform abstract biological results into visual form. Read more

    released on 10.09.18

  5. Ten NCSA projects nominated for HPCWire Readers’ Choice Awards

    Ten NCSA projects nominated for HPCWire Readers’ Choice Awards

    Voting is now open for the 2018 edition of HPCWire's annual Readers' Choice Awards, to be presented at SC18 in Dallas next month. Read more

    released on 10.09.18

  6. What does it look like when two black holes collide?

    What does it look like when two black holes collide?

    Thanks to a new simulation from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center and the Blue Waters supercomputer at NCSA, we now have a pretty good idea what it looks like when two black holes collide. Read more

    released on 10.08.18

  7. Unzip, turn around, rezip

    Unzip, turn around, rezip

    Using the Blue Waters supercomputer, University of Illinois researchers make new discoveries on how DNA gets repaired by a molecular machine, the first simulation work to provide an atomistic-level look at what is happening in the helicase. Read more

    released on 10.04.18

  8. Dark Energy Survey releases first year value-added data products

    Dark Energy Survey releases first year value-added data products

    The Dark Energy Survey, led by NCSA, has just released a new set of data that catalogs over 130 million astronomical objects, including galaxies and stars. Read more

    released on 10.02.18

  9. LCI seeking host sites for 2019 workshops

    LCI seeking host sites for 2019 workshops

    These workshops provide education and technical training for the deployment and use of computing clusters to the high performance computing community worldwide. Read more

    released on 09.27.18

  10. Members of Illinois’ Nanomanufacturing Node develop new tool for building minuscule objects

    Members of Illinois’ Nanomanufacturing Node develop new tool for building minuscule objects

    Varun Kelkar and Mahfuzul Kabir have recently developed a new tool that can accurately simulate and predict the smallest possible constructible object from a given material, opening the door to research and commercial possibilities. Read more

    released on 09.27.18

  11. NCSA Faculty Fellow examines effects of gun violence in Chicago stress study exhibit

    NCSA Faculty Fellow examines effects of gun violence in Chicago stress study exhibit

    With unique, visual representations the exhibit details the women's stories in the wider context of Black inequality and racial trauma. Read more

    released on 09.25.18

  12. NCSA @ Grace Hopper Celebration 2018

    NCSA @ Grace Hopper Celebration 2018

    Every year, the Grace Hopper Celebration brings together the world's largest gathering of female technologists. As part of NCSA's commitment to diversity, NCSA sponsors a select number of employees and post docs to attend the conference. Read more

    released on 09.24.18

  13. How a zombie fish may one day save your heart

    How a zombie fish may one day save your heart

    Using the Blue Waters supercomputer, Illinois researcher Mattia Gazzola studies the interaction between musculoskeletal systems and environments. Read more

    released on 09.20.18

  14. Inaugural Ebert Symposium announced for October 1

    Inaugural Ebert Symposium announced for October 1

    Featuring astronaut and cinematographer Terry Virts, Ebertfest co-founder Chaz Ebert, NCSA's Donna Cox and many more, this symposium serves as a tribute to Roger Ebert and his commitment to empathy. Read more

    released on 09.19.18

  15. AXIS Capital and NCSA partner to reimagine insurance data

    AXIS Capital and NCSA partner to reimagine insurance data

    Global (re)insurance provider partners with NCSA to leverage NCSA’s domain expertise, data visualization, and cybersecurity. Read more

    released on 09.18.18