2019 Blue Waters Graduate Fellows
Now in its sixth year, the Blue Waters Graduate Fellowship program has announced this year's cadre of fellows.
Blue Waters helps predict Australian wheat yield
A new study published in Agricultural and Forest Meteorology shows machine-learning methods can accurately predict wheat yield for the country two months before the crop matures.
Blue Waters user wins NOAA award
Claire Porter and the ArcticDEM team used the Blue Waters supercomputer to create digital elevation models to map the Arctic, the Antarctic, and soon, the entire world.
Blue Waters researcher finds gerrymandering in Ohio
Dr. Wendy K. Tam Cho, a professor at the University of Illinois and a Senior Research Scientist at NCSA, was called as an expert witness in a case on electoral redistricting filed in Ohio's Sixth District Court.
Blue Waters user contributes to black hole image
Using simulations made on the Blue Waters supercomputer and XSEDE resources, University of Illinois astrophysicist Charles Gammie and his research team enabled the first-ever picture of a black hole.
TOTAL COMPUTING POWER DELIVERED
Since Blue Waters went into production on March 28, 2013, it has provided 28.0 billion core - hours to scientists and engineers across the country .