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  1. Collaborators sought for new interdisciplinary approach to climate change research

    Each partner organization is seeking four representative participants to create a community of scholars who can support one another in generating exciting new ideas for research on climate change resilience. Read more

    released on 07.21.16

  2. Pokémon GO fad: What designers and data scientists can learn

    Pokémon GO fad: What designers and data scientists can learn

    An alum from NCSA's Students Pushing Innovation (SPIN) intern program is taking his work to the next level—and he says Pokémon GO is helping him get there. Read more

    released on 07.19.16

  3. NCSA Staff to present at XSEDE16 in Miami

    NCSA Staff to present at XSEDE16 in Miami

    Topics range from hydrology research to using big data to recover black women's history. Read more

    released on 07.18.16

  4. Register now for free Workflows Workshop

    Sponsored by the Blue Waters sustained-petascale computing project, this workshop will provide an overview of workflows and how they can enhance research productivity. Read more

    released on 07.12.16

  5. NCSA welcomes 2016 SPIN interns

    NCSA welcomes 2016 SPIN interns

    They will be working at NCSA this summer participating in hands-on research and development projects in areas including supercomputing, data analytics, visualization, and more. Read more

    released on 07.12.16

  6. Solar Superstorms Invited to Show at SIGGRAPH 2016

    Solar Superstorms Invited to Show at SIGGRAPH 2016

    This conference will be the 43rd annual international conference and exhibition on computer graphics and interactive techniques, and will take place from July 24-28 in Anaheim, California. Read more

    released on 07.11.16

  7. Simulations describe HIV’s ‘diabolical delivery device’

    Simulations describe HIV’s ‘diabolical delivery device’

    Researchers use Blue Waters supercomputer to simulate HIV-1 capsid's maturation. Read more

    released on 06.16.16

  8. Rep. Rodney Davis declares support for Blue Waters in House floor address

    Rep. Rodney Davis declares support for Blue Waters in House floor address

    U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (IL-13) voted this week in favor of important legislation to improve federal coordination with NCSA. Read more

    released on 06.15.16

  9. Registration is now open for CyberGIS’16

    The conference provides a dynamic forum for bringing together the world's foremost educators, practitioners, and researchers to share their expertise and knowledge in cyberGIS, geospatial data science, and related fields. Read more

    released on 06.15.16

  10. Illinois researchers part of the collaboration identifying a second gravitational wave event

    Illinois researchers part of the collaboration identifying a second gravitational wave event

    Researchers at NCSA help identify gravitational waves for the second time. Read more

    released on 06.15.16

  11. Supercomputer changing genetic medicine in Africa

    Supercomputer changing genetic medicine in Africa

    Members of the Blue Waters team recently made it possible to discover genomic variants in over 300 deeply sequenced human samples to help construct a genotyping chip specific for African populations. Read more

    released on 06.14.16

  12. Host the HPC Workflow Workshop at your site in August

    This multi-site workshop provides a convenient way for researchers to learn about the latest techniques and technologies related to workflows on high performance computing systems without having to travel long distances to attend. Read more

    released on 06.13.16

  13. NCSA’s Blue Waters Symposium kicks off Monday

    NCSA’s Blue Waters Symposium kicks off Monday

    The symposium brings together users of the Blue Waters supercomputer as well as leaders in petascale computational science and engineering to share successes and methods on topics ranging from celestial exploration to river bottom silt. Read more

    released on 06.09.16

  14. Whole Tale enables new discovery by bringing ‘life’ to research articles

    Whole Tale enables new discovery by bringing ‘life’ to research articles

    "Whole Tale," a new, five-year, $5 million National Science Foundation-funded Data Infrastructure Building Blocks' (DIBBs) project, aims to give researchers the same instructions and ingredients to help ensure reproducibility and pave the way for new discoveries. Read more

    released on 06.08.16

  15. Cool work on Blue Waters earns Illinois professors editor’s choice pick

    Cool work on Blue Waters earns Illinois professors editor’s choice pick

    The blazing fast processing speed of the Blue Waters supercomputer yielded frigid results and a hot honor for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign chemistry professor So Hirata. Read more

    released on 06.07.16