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XSEDE and NICS Release Podcast Focused on African-American History as it Pertains to Non-Traditional Users of HPC

XSEDE releases a new podcast that is an African American History project led by an African American female PI. This is a great example for anyone working with non-traditional users of High Performance Computing. Entitled Recovering Lost History , the story in this podcast revolves around a collaboration of social scientists, humanities scholars, and digital researchers directed at using...
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HPC Research and Education News for the Week of October 5, 2015 Sponsored by XSEDE

  HPC in the News            SDSC's Comet System Offering Virtual Clusters in Current Research Allocation Submission Period September 15 - October 15, 2015 This is a reminder to those who are submitting a research allocation request in the current submission period. SDSC's Comet system is offering a new...
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NICS Research into Nanoparticles Reveals Potential First Step in Impeding HIV

Since the time the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) first swept into America’s social consciousness in 1982, HIV has been misunderstood. But research conducted with the support of supercomputer allocations from the eXtreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) and grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF) reveals a potential breakthrough in the way scientists pursue...
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NICS Research into Nanoparticles Reveals Potential First Step in Impeding HIV

Since the time the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) first swept into America’s social consciousness in 1982, HIV has been misunderstood. But research conducted with the support of supercomputer allocations from the eXtreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) and grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF) reveals a potential breakthrough in the way scientists pursue...
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HPC Research and Education News for the Week of June 1, 2015 Sponsored by XSEDE

HPC in the News   NSF Extends the Kraken Project: Award Allows Continued Advanced Computing Support of National Research The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded the National Institute for Computational Sciences (NICS) $3 million to continue to provide advanced computing resources for researchers in science and engineering across the country...
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NSF Extends the Kraken Project: Award Allows Continued Advanced Computing Support of National Research

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded the National Institute for Computational Sciences (NICS) $3 million to continue to provide advanced computing resources for researchers in science and engineering across the country through July 2016. This extension brings the total award for the Kraken project to more than $84.5 million since its inception in 2007. “We are very happy to be...
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HPC Research and Education News for the Week of May 25, 2015 Sponsored by XSEDE

HPC in the News   PRACE Women in HPC Magazine Debuts   The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) today published the first edition of PRACE Women in HPC Magazine 2015 , part of PRACE’s ongoing effort to advance gender and diversity issues within the HPC community. The opening editorial by Dr Sylvie Joussaume, the...
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XSEDE Partners and Friends Research News for the Week of May 11, 2015 Sponsored by XSEDE

  XSEDE in the News   XSEDE: More Than Just Supercomputers — It’s How To Use Them, Too! To many familiar with the world of high-performance computing, the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) means ‘supercomputers’ and not much more. Often, success stories involve a research team using XSEDE-allocated supercomputers like...
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Video: Gearing Up for the SC14 Student Cluster Competition

In this video, a team of students from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville prepare for the SC14 Student Cluster Competition .In related news, SC14 has announced the roster for this year’s competition: The University of Texas – Austin Illinois Institute of Technology iVEC – Australia Friedrich-Alexander-Universität – Germany National Tsing Hua University...
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Tours of High-Performance Computing Facility for UT Faculty and Students

August 29, 2014 - The University of Tennessee Knoxville The National Institute for Computational Sciences (NICS) would like to offer tours of our High Performance Computing (HPC) resources located at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. NICS is one of the leading HPC centers for excellence in the United States. NICS is co-located on the campus of UT as well as at ORNL, hosting the world's...
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