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Sonia Lasher-Trapp

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Atmospheric Sciences

4 faculty selected for Blue Waters Professorships

Oct 15, 2014

Four newly hired University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign faculty members have been selected as Blue Waters Professors, an honor that comes with substantial computing and data resources on the Blue Waters supercomputer at the university’s National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA). Blue Waters is one of the world’s most powerful computing systems, capable of performing quadrillions of calculations every second and of working with massive amounts of data.