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HPC Research and Education News for the Week of November 2, 2015 Sponsored by XSEDE

HPC in the News   Plants + HPC at NCSA Many fields of research are seeing changes in how that research is conducted thanks to advances in technology. Plant science is one of those, and NCSA is playing a role in two large projects. Historically, successful trait selection in plant breeding has involved manual measurement of individual plants. This...
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HPC Research and Education News for the Week of June 22, 2015 Sponsored by XSEDE

HPC in the News   XSEDE15 Registration Extended One Day \Registration Deadline – June 25, 2015 XSEDE15 Hotel Block Deadline – June 26, 2015   Register for the XSEDE15 conference by June 25 to avoid late registration fees. Get registered now at  xsede.org/xsede15 . After  11:59 p.m.  on  June 25 , late...
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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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Purdue Researchers Use Blue Waters Supercomputer to Design the Building Blocks of Future Nano-Computing Technologies

A relentless global effort to shrink transistors has made computers continually faster, cheaper and smaller over the last 40 years. This effort has enabled chipmakers to double the number of transistors on a chip roughly every 18 months--a trend referred to as Moore's Law. In the process, the U.S. semiconductor industry has become one of the nation's largest export industries, valued at ...
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HPC Research and Education News for the Week of April 6, 2015 Sponsored by XSEDE

HPC in the News   NSF CISE Posts Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs Program to Spur the Development of New Big Data Partnerships Among Government, University, and Industry CCCBlog Last Friday, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) announced the Big Data Regional Innovation...
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University of Michigan to Create Simulated City to Test Future Robotic Cars

University Herald The University of Michigan (UM) is building a simulated city center, spread across 32 acres on its North Campus, to serve as the testing ground for automated vehicles. The aim of the Mobility Transformation Facility is to ensure automated vehicles can maneuver safely on actual roadways. The facility features streets with road signs, intersections, roundabouts, and...
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Purdue University Representative Names to CSTA Board of Directors

CSTA is delighted to announce the results of the 2014-15 CSTA Board of Directors election. Listed below are the successful candidates who will be joining (or continuing to serve on) the Board as of July 1, 2014. Myra Deister, At-Large Representative Sunny Hills High School, Fullerton, CA Laura Blankenship, 9-12 Representative, The Baldwin School Bryn Mawr, PA Mina...
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HPC Research and Education News for the Week of June 16, 2014 Sponsored by XSEDE

HPC in the News Skilled Foreign Workers a Boon to Pay, Study Finds The Wall Street Journal Three academic economists recently conducted a study examining wage data and immigration in 219 U.S. metropolitan areas from 1990 to 2010 and found that cities seeing the biggest gains of foreign-born workers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) saw wages climb...
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Purdue University Researchers Sketching on Tablets Promises Collaborative Design, Creativity

Purdue University News Purdue University researchers have developed skWiki and Juxtapoze, two cyberlearning platforms that enable non-artists to create illustrations rivaling the work of expert designers. The researchers note the platforms eliminate the need for drawing skills in developing new designs. "I think this is the beginning of a new field of computer-supported creativity...
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HPC Research and Education News for the Week of June 9, 2014 Sponsored by XSEDE

HPC in the News   Need a Competitive Internship in HPC? Look No Further Than TACC The internships are funded through TACC's STAR Scholars Internship Program, which aims to bolster a computationally literate workforce in HPC and scientific visualization. By pairing each scholar with a TACC mentor to work on a specific project, the students acquire in-depth knowledge and...
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