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SUG Meeting Illustrates Wealth of OSC-Supported Research

Columbus, Ohio – More than ever, academic and manufacturing researchers from across Ohio are turning to the high performance computing power offered by the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC). On Thursday, an abundance of that research was on display at OSC’s semi-annual Statewide Users Group (SUG) meeting. Attendees shared and gained insight into topics ranging from auto safety and dark matter...
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OSC Part of NSF-funded Consortium for Advancing Research Computing Practices

The National Science Foundation has awarded a consortium of 28 collaborating institutions, including the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) and led by Clemson University, a $750,000 grant to fund a Research Coordination Network to set up a national forum for the exchange and dissemination of best practices, expertise and technologies to enable the advancement of campus-based research computing...
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OSC Hosting 27th Annual Summer Institute

Sixteen Ohio high school students are spending two weeks of their summer break investigating complex science and engineering problems, while discovering career opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. The students are attending the Ohio Supercomputer Center’s 27th annual Summer Institute from June 12-24 on the campus of The Ohio State University. Ohio...
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Ohio Supercomputer Center Names New System After Jesse Owens

Because of his legacy as a renowned Olympic champion, a beacon for racial equality and a constant youth advocate, officials at the Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) and the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE) will name their next supercomputer after the sprinter who was raised in Cleveland, Ohio. The new Owens cluster is a Dell-Intel Xeon based supercomputer with a theoretical peak...
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Galaxy formation simulations benefit NASA’s future space telescope

For the past five years, Weinberg – whose own research has been buoyed by the Ohio Supercomputer Center for the past 15 years – has been on NASA’s Science Definition Team for the preliminary study of WFIRST along with Ohio State colleagues Scott Gaudi and Chris Hirata. After that preliminary study, NASA announced in February it would move forward with the WFIRST mission. “It’s definitely...
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