NCSA group wins Original Undergrad Research Award at Engineering Open House
EOH is an annual student-led event featuring two days of exhibits and competitions that showcase the talent and ingenuity of engineering students at the University of Illinois. It is the University's largest student-run event, attracting more than 20,000 visitors annually.
Blue Waters explores graphene
Professor Jerry Bernholc of North Carolina State University is utilizing Blue Waters to explore graphene's applications, including its use in nanoscale electronics and electrical DNA sequencing.
Blue Waters reveals how staph bacteria cling to human cells
Combining experimental and computational approaches, Rafael Bernardi and the late Klaus Schulten from the Beckman Institute teamed up with Lukas Milles and Hermann Gaub from the LMU Physics Department to decipher the mechanism responsible for staph adhesion.
Blue Waters uses deep learning
This new approach will enable astronomers to study gravitational waves using minimal computational resources, reducing time to discovery and increasing the scientific reach of gravitational wave astrophysics.
Blue Waters Professor creates new maize growth model
"The ultimate goal is to not only have a model, but to forecast in real-time, the crop yields and to project the crop yields decades into the future."
TOTAL COMPUTING POWER DELIVERED
Since Blue Waters went into production on March 28, 2013, it has provided 22.2 billion core - hours to scientists and engineers across the country .