Six PhD students from across the country selected as Blue Waters Graduate Fellows
Six outstanding computational science PhD students from across the country have been selected to receive Blue Waters Graduate Fellowships for 2015-2016.
22 students selected for Blue Waters Student Internship Program
19 undergraduate students and three graduate students from across the country have been selected for the Blue Waters Student Internship Program for 2015-2016. Interns will learn to apply high-performance computing to problems in science, mathematics, and engineering through the year-long program.
Unlocking the mysteries of the most devastating thunderstorms
Leigh Orf, a professor in atmospheric sciences Central Michigan University, talks about his early interest in severe weather and how he's advancing our understanding of some of the most devastating thunderstorms and tornadoes on Earth.
2015 Blue Waters Symposium
The Third Annual NCSA Blue Waters Symposium (May 10-13) will bring together leaders in petascale computational science and engineering to share successes and challenges in large-scale heterogeneous computing.
Celebrating Blue Waters' achievements
Sen. Mark Kirk met with Blue Waters scientists and administrators at NCSA and the University of Illinois to highlight the achievements made possible by the supercomputer in its first two years.
Exploring the nanoscale
Purdue researchers use Blue Waters to design the building blocks of future nano-computing technologies.
Blue Waters to help researchers tackle Ebola
Blue Waters will be used by three research teams to gain new understanding of the deadly Ebola virus, thanks to allocations provided through the National Science Foundation’s Rapid Response Research program.
Massive Blue Waters simulation improves understanding of early galaxy formation
The largest high-redshift cosmological simulation of galaxy formation ever has been recently completed on Blue Waters
Mayo Clinic researchers use the Blue Waters supercomputer to understand gene expression in the brain.
Do the wave
The SCEC PressOn project is leading the charge in more physically realistic, wave-based earthquake simulations.