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  1. How Layout of Urban Areas Affect Supercell Thunderstorms

    Blue Waters grad fellow Larissa Reames studies how cities affect storms Read more

    released on 09.30.16

  2. NCSA’s Gabrielle Allen Named Associate Dean for the U of I College of Education

    NCSA’s Gabrielle Allen Named Associate Dean for the U of I College of Education

    Dr. Gabrielle Allen has been named Associate Dean at the College of Education at the U of I. Read more

    released on 09.30.16

  3. NSF awards connect Midwest Big Data Hub and scientists to solve regional challenges

    NSF awards connect Midwest Big Data Hub and scientists to solve regional challenges

    $2.4 million in NSF Big Data Spokes and Early Concepts Grants for Exploratory Research Awards will connect the Midwest Big Data Hub to midwestern data scientists. Read more

    released on 09.28.16

  4. Blue Waters Graduate Fellow: Paul Hime

    The Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship was awarded to ten outstanding Ph.D. students in computational science. In this series we're featuring brief introductions to who they are and what they're trying to accomplish. Read more

    released on 09.27.16

  5. Researchers using Blue Waters supercomputer make strides in researching treatment for Ebola, other p

    Researchers using Blue Waters supercomputer make strides in researching treatment for Ebola, other pathogenic diseases

    A team of researchers is using Blue Waters to design antibodies against the Ebola virus, with hope to apply the protocol to other viruses including influenza. Read more

    released on 09.26.16

  6. Blue Waters Graduate Fellow: Erin Teich

    The Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship was awarded to ten outstanding Ph.D. students in computational science. In this series we're featuring brief introductions to who they are and what they're trying to accomplish. Read more

    released on 09.22.16

  7. NASA Career Award winner uses Blue Waters supercomputer to mine crop yield data

    NASA Career Award winner uses Blue Waters supercomputer to mine crop yield data

    A faculty member at the University of Illinois is using the Blue Waters supercomputer on campus to gain new insights into crop yields through satellite data. Read more

    released on 09.21.16

  8. Blue Waters Graduate Fellow: Iryna Butsky

    The Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship was awarded to ten outstanding Ph.D. students in computational science. In this series we're featuring brief introductions to who they are and what they're trying to accomplish. Read more

    released on 09.19.16

  9. Profiles Series: Six Questions for the 2016 NCSA Blue Waters Graduate Fellows

    Profiles Series: Six Questions for the 2016 NCSA Blue Waters Graduate Fellows

    Follow throughout this series as we individually highlight the 2016 Blue Waters Graduate Fellows to learn more about their research. Read more

    released on 09.19.16

  10. GODAN Summit: Can supercomputers and visualization help solve the global food crisis?

    GODAN Summit: Can supercomputers and visualization help solve the global food crisis?

    NCSA and University of Illinois researchers to present solutions at GODAN Summit in NYC. Read more

    released on 09.15.16

  11. Blue Waters supercomputer used to develop a standard for partisan gerrymandering, generates 800 mill

    Blue Waters supercomputer used to develop a standard for partisan gerrymandering, generates 800 million maps

    Blue Waters supercomputer continues to make significant discoveries in the social sciences as its computational power has enabled a new approach for identifying partisan gerrymandering. Read more

    released on 09.14.16

  12. Larry Smarr to present ‘50 Years of Supercomputing: From Colliding Black Holes to Dynamic Microbiome

    Larry Smarr to present '50 Years of Supercomputing: From Colliding Black Holes to Dynamic Microbiomes to the Exascale'

    Supercomputing icon's talk to stream live from NCSA's 30th Anniversary. Read more

    released on 09.14.16

  13. Using Blue Waters supercomputer to better understand Ebola transmission

    Using Blue Waters supercomputer to better understand Ebola transmission

    Florida State University researcher Ashok Srinivasan and his team are using the Blue Waters supercomputer at NCSA to create better airport procedures to reduce the risk of Ebola transmission in air travel. Read more

    released on 09.13.16

  14. Donna Cox to deliver ‘The Unofficial History of Visualization’

    Donna Cox to deliver ‘The Unofficial History of Visualization’

    Scientific visualization leader's talk to stream live from NCSA's 30th Anniversary. Read more

    released on 09.13.16

  15. Blue Waters supercomputer used to create 3D elevation models for White House Arctic initiative

    Blue Waters supercomputer used to create 3D elevation models for White House Arctic initiative

    ArticDEM project uses world’s fastest academic supercomputer to create newly-released DEMs of Alaska. Read more

    released on 09.01.16