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  1. NCSA’s partnership with Trusted CI helps secure over $7 billion worth of science

    NCSA’s partnership with Trusted CI helps secure over $7 billion worth of science

    NCSA Cybersecurity and Trusted CI work to protect data that enables science to save endangered species, study gravitational waves, combat climate change and peer into the universe. Read more

    released on 06.21.18

  2. Five years of fellows: Celebrating the Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship

    Five years of fellows: Celebrating the Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship

    NCSA's Blue Waters project is welcoming its fifth cadre of Blue Waters Graduate Fellows. We caught up with a few fellows from the past five years to talk about their experiences, and the impact of their Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship. Read more

    released on 06.21.18

  3. NCSA building security framework for LSST

    NCSA building security framework for LSST

    This is the first time NCSA has installed systems outside of the United States in its 31 year history. Read more

    released on 06.19.18

  4. Midwest Big Data Hub and National Data Service partners with NSF for nationwide Open Storage Network

    Midwest Big Data Hub and National Data Service partners with NSF for nationwide Open Storage Network

    The National Science Foundation has announced a $1.8 million grant to fund an Open Storage Network for researchers across the country, allowing the movement of large datasets to be more seamless than ever before. Read more

    released on 06.13.18

  5. Nineteen students selected for 2018 Blue Waters Student Internship Program

    Nineteen students selected for 2018 Blue Waters Student Internship Program

    The internship pairs students with faculty mentors and a research project for them to tackle. Each student is given a stipend totaling $5,000, access to a two-week intensive high-performance computing workshop, and an education allocation on the Blue Waters system. Read more

    released on 06.11.18

  6. 34 University of Illinois researcher teams awarded allocations on powerful Blue Waters supercomputer

    34 University of Illinois researcher teams awarded allocations on powerful Blue Waters supercomputer

    The last-ever round of Illinois Allocations for computation time on NCSA’s Blue Waters supercomputer have been awarded, totalling more than 5.5 million node-hours, valued at nearly $3.7 million. Read more

    released on 06.11.18

  7. NCSA co-hosting Broadening Participation in Visualization Workshop June 13-14

    NCSA co-hosting Broadening Participation in Visualization Workshop June 13-14

    The workshop is focused on how visualization enables data science for all. Read more

    released on 06.07.18

  8. ‘History Was Here’: NCSA’s technology is helping unlock the mystery of medieval graffiti

    ‘History Was Here’: NCSA’s technology is helping unlock the mystery of medieval graffiti

    This research can open doors to understanding what life was like in the Middle Ages. Read more

    released on 05.22.18

  9. NCSA’s GPU Hackathon now accepting applications

    NCSA’s GPU Hackathon now accepting applications

    Prior GPU experience is not required, as those selected will be paired with experienced mentors who will teach them how to leverage accelerated computing in their own applications or further optimize their codes. Read more

    released on 05.21.18

  10. NCSA announces 2018-19 Blue Waters Graduate Fellows

    NCSA announces 2018-19 Blue Waters Graduate Fellows

    Ten graduate students from across the country have been awarded computation time, financial support, and dedicated staff expertise to advance their computational and data-intensive Ph.D. research on one of the most powerful supercomputers in the world -- Blue Waters. Read more

    released on 05.04.18

  11. Nine research teams receive GLCPC Allocations on Blue Waters

    Nine research teams receive GLCPC Allocations on Blue Waters

    Nine research projects from researchers at member institutions of the Great Lake Consortium for Petascale Computation (GLCPC) have been awarded over 4.3 million node-hours on NCSA’s Blue Waters supercomputer. Read more

    released on 04.27.18

  12. Blue Waters awards 21 Broadening Participation allocations

    Blue Waters awards 21 Broadening Participation allocations

    The Blue Waters project at NCSA has allocated over 3.7 million node-hours of computing resources to 21 research teams from across the country to broaden the diversity of the Blue Waters user community. Read more

    released on 04.26.18

  13. Satellites, supercomputers, and machine learning provide real-time crop type data

    Satellites, supercomputers, and machine learning provide real-time crop type data

    The new technique can distinguish crops with 95 percent accuracy by just two or three months after planting and well before harvest. Read more

    released on 04.23.18

  14. NCSA announces 2018-2019 Illinois Faculty Fellows

    NCSA announces 2018-2019 Illinois Faculty Fellows

    These six Illinois faculty members will work with NCSA to investigate a wide array of subjects including cancer, agriculture, cinema, economics, civil infrastructure and more. Read more

    released on 04.23.18

  15. NCSA Student Spotlight: Ryan Chui

    NCSA Student Spotlight: Ryan Chui

    Ryan worked inside NCSA's world-class industry program, in areas of software installation, benchmarking and development, while pursuing his Master's degree in bioinformatics at U of I. Read more

    released on 04.17.18