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  1. NCSA conference to highlight business and government breakthroughs

    NCSA conference to highlight business and government breakthroughs

    Keynote speakers include John Kuzan, Research Manager at ExxonMobil and NCSA Director Bill Gropp. Read more

    released on 08.23.17

  2. New study uncovers best practices for effective partnerships between public HPC centers and industri

    New study uncovers best practices for effective partnerships between public HPC centers and industrial users

    NCSA, in collaboration with Hyperion Research, has just released the first study of its kind to examine HPC and industry partnerships, aimed at distilling global best practices among these collaborations. Read more

    released on 08.22.17

  3. Illinois faculty and staff can request time on Blue Waters supercomputer

    Illinois faculty and staff can request time on Blue Waters supercomputer

    University of Illinois faculty can submit a proposal until Sep. 15. Read more

    released on 08.17.17

  4. NCSA researcher awarded SIGHPC/Intel Computational Data and Science Fellowship

    NCSA researcher awarded SIGHPC/Intel Computational Data and Science Fellowship

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    released on 08.11.17

  5. The yt Project awarded NSF grant to expand to multiple new science domains

    The yt Project awarded NSF grant to expand to multiple new science domains

    This grant will enable yt to expand and begin to support other domains beyond astrophysics, including weather, geophysics and seismology, molecular dynamics and observational astronomy. Read more

    released on 08.10.17

  6. NSF supports NCSA researchers’ “SciTokens” secure authorization project

    NSF supports NCSA researchers’ “SciTokens” secure authorization project

    The SciTokens Project will use common web technologies to create a new authorization approach at scale focused on the decentralized environment found in large scientific collaborations. Read more

    released on 08.10.17

  7. NCSA processes data for the Dark Energy Survey in the most accurate measurement of dark matter struc

    NCSA processes data for the Dark Energy Survey in the most accurate measurement of dark matter structure in the universe

    New result rivals precision of cosmic microwave background measurements, supports view that dark matter and dark energy make up most of the cosmos. Read more

    released on 08.03.17

  8. NCSA seeking applicants for cyberinfrastructure professional internships

    NCSA seeking applicants for cyberinfrastructure professional internships

    This project will help prepare the next generation of system engineers and administrators by educating them about computer architecture, storage technology, interconnect, operating systems, cluster software stack, user management, job management, resources monitoring, networking, and security. Read more

    released on 08.01.17

  9. Blue Waters intern visualizes a career in app development

    Blue Waters intern visualizes a career in app development

    Recent Illinois grad credits NCSA Blue Waters internship in developing augmented reality app, desire for PhD. Read more

    released on 07.12.17

  10. UI researchers use supercomputer to develop techniques for more accurate evolutionary trees

    UI researchers use supercomputer to develop techniques for more accurate evolutionary trees

    Tandy Warnow, a professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is using NCSA's Blue Waters supercomputer to design methods of creating more accurate phylogenies. Read more

    released on 07.12.17

  11. Great Lakes Consortium awards time on Blue Waters supercomputer

    Nine research teams selected to use most powerful supercomputer on university campus. Read more

    released on 07.06.17

  12. NSF grants 14 researchers time on Blue Waters supercomputer

    The awarded allocations reached a combined total of 84.5 million node hours (2.7 billion core hour equivalents), valued at $52.4 million. Read more

    released on 07.06.17

  13. NCSA grants $2.6m in new Blue Waters supercomputer awards to Illinois researchers

    NCSA grants $2.6m in new Blue Waters supercomputer awards to Illinois researchers

    NCSA has awarded 3,697,000 node hours of time on the Blue Waters supercomputer to Illinois researchers from Spring 2017 proposal submissions. Read more

    released on 07.05.17

  14. 4CeeD framework wins Best Paper Award at the IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud, and Grid Computing

    The paper describes a data acquisition and analysis framework (called 4CeeD) for the materials-to-devices process that leverages the Clowder framework developed at NCSA. Read more

    released on 06.28.17

  15. NCSA scientist using Big Data to aid emergency responders

    NCSA scientist using Big Data to aid emergency responders

    Researchers win NSF award to improve community emergency resilience. Read more

    released on 06.28.17