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The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) provides computing, data, networking, and visualization resources and expertise that help scientists and engineers across the country better understand and improve our world. NCSA is an interdisciplinary hub and is engaged in research and education collaborations with colleagues and students across the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

For interview requests, general questions, copyright permission and B-roll inquiries contact:

Image Gallery

All images and video are copyright NCSA and the University of Illinois. To request use of any NCSA image or video, please fill out the copyright permissions form.

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You can download the files as one .zip file.

You can download the files as one .zip file.

Blue Waters Wordmark
Blue Waters wordmark

If you would like to use the Blue Waters wordmark, you can download the .zip file here. Included in the .zip file are the logo usage guidelines. Please follow these guidelines when using the Blue Waters logo.

NCSA People
NCSA Director Bill Gropp

NCSA Director
Bill Gropp

NCSA Building
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National Petascale Computing Facility
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Blue Waters
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NCSA Mosaic™ screenshots
Mosaic 1.0 Screenshot

NCSA Mosaic™ 1.0 screenshot:
.tif (35 MB)

Mosaic 3.0 Screenshot

NCSA Mosaic™ 3.0 screenshot:
.eps (99 MB); .gif (1 MB)

B-roll Video

NCSA offers b-roll video for public use. Available at up to 1920x1080 with no timecode or NCSA logo overlays. Please contact for permissions and download information.

Cilck on the "Playlist" pulldown at the top of the video box to see what b-roll videos are available.

Coloring Book

The latest edition of the NCSA coloring book is now available. Download it today! (PDF)

2017 NCSA coloring book, PDF