NCSA/NGA to map the Earth
NCSA will receive $11.1 million in initial funding from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to fundamentally change the way the Earth is mapped.
Blue Waters to combat COVID-19
The C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute, which spans multiple research institutions and private companies, seeks to apply computational resources and artificial intelligence to initially study COVID-19 and ways to curb its spread.
Maximizing satellite coverage
A Cornell University researcher taps work he did using NCSA's Blue Waters supercomputer to fix a problem that's puzzled researchers for nearly 40 years.
Tackling airplane turbulence
Katelyn Barber, a former Blue Waters Graduate Fellow from the University of North Dakota, is using supercomputers to help the aviation industry better evaluate turbulence.
Blue Waters Annual Report
The 2019 Blue Waters Annual Report is now available. Read what researchers have done using Blue Waters!
Blue Waters uses deep learning to count trees
Scientists demonstrated a new method for mapping the location and size of trees growing outside of forests, discovering billions of trees in arid and semi-arid regions and laying the groundwork for more accurate global measurement of carbon storage on land.
TOTAL COMPUTING POWER DELIVERED
Since Blue Waters went into production on March 28, 2013, it has provided 37.3 billion core - hours to scientists and engineers across the country .