NCSA by the numbers

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NCSA by the numbers

Whether the category is staff, grants or supercomputing power, numbers tell the story of NCSA's scope and impact. See how the National Center for Supercomputing Applications breaks down by the numbers.

$75,000,000

One-third of the Fortune 50 have worked with NCSA through more than $75 million in research partnerships.

#1

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ranked #1 in NSF funding in FY2011 due, in large part, to the Blue Waters award.

$1,500,000,000

NCSA will bring $1.5 billion to the university in the 30 years between 1985 and 2015.

73

On average, 73 proposals are submitted by NCSA per year.

134

There are 134 active grants at NCSA.

12

12 NCSA partners and spin-off companies have made their home in Illinois' Research Park.

250

There are 250 people at NCSA -- including post-docs and students -- and 134 Faculty Fellows from 12 colleges and the Illinois State Water Survey: Engineering, ACES, FAA, AHS, Education, GSLIS, Vet Med, Library, and Life Science.

11,777

Since July 2007, over 11,777 people have toured the NCSA facilities.

1,000,000,000,000,000

Blue Waters sustains and delivers 1 quadrillion (1015) calculations per second to researchers at Illinois and around the world.

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