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Watch the 2017 NCSA Blue Waters Symposium presentations

Jun 23, 2017

Watch the 2017 NCSA Blue Waters Symposium presentations


Dark Energy Survey Data Management group lays groundwork for next survey at NCSA

Jun 22, 2017

Dark Energy Survey Data Management group lays groundwork for next survey at NCSA NCSA will host the data facility for operations for a next-generation survey using the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope.


Seeing the Beginning of Time

Jun 14, 2017

Seeing the Beginning of Time Seeing the Beginning of Time looks deep into space and time, featuring one of the most far-reaching scientific efforts ever undertaken to study the universe.


Orchestrated move of scientific data minimizes user impact of Blue Waters upgrade

Jun 13, 2017

Orchestrated move of scientific data minimizes user impact of Blue Waters upgrade NCSA deploys custom software to limit impact from a storage disk subsystem upgrade on Blue Waters' science.


LIGO detects gravitational waves for third time

Jun 01, 2017

LIGO detects gravitational waves for third time Results confirm new population of black holes.


Ten students from across the country selected as Blue Waters Graduate Fellows

May 11, 2017

Ten students from across the country selected as Blue Waters Graduate Fellows Now in its fourth year, the Blue Waters Fellowship Program provides students in a variety of disciplines substantial financial support and the opportunity to advance their research that involves high performance computing by leveraging the sustained petascale performance of the Blue Waters supercomputer.


NCSA’s Blue Waters project provides $1.08 billion direct return to Illinois’ economy

May 10, 2017

NCSA’s Blue Waters project provides $1.08 billion direct return to Illinois’ economy Study finds the nation's most powerful, open-science government-supported supercomputing program has positive impact on state and local economies.


Scientific impacts from just three years of Blue Waters

May 04, 2017

Scientific impacts from just three years of Blue Waters Highlights from an investigation and evaluation of the scientific results from the NCSA Blue Waters supercomputer system.


NCSA releases annual report highlighting scientific exploration and breakthroughs enabled by the Blue Waters Project

May 02, 2017

NCSA releases annual report highlighting scientific exploration and breakthroughs enabled by the Blue Waters Project The report highlights a year of scientific exploration and breakthroughs enabled by the project's leadership-class supercomputer and its associated support, training, and education efforts.


18 students selected for Blue Waters Student Internship Program

Apr 17, 2017

Interns will learn to apply high-performance computing to problems in science, mathematics, and engineering through the year-long program. Their experience will begin in late May with a two-week Petascale Institute at NCSA.


Workload study: Blue Waters enables large-scale science

Mar 31, 2017

Workload study: Blue Waters enables large-scale science The report shows how different communities and fields of science have made effective use of the system since full service began in 2013, providing insight to the supercomputing community on the benefits of some of the hardware decisions the Blue Waters project made.


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