Illinois faculty and staff allocations
Each year more than 3 million node-hours are allocated to projects for Illinois campus. The deadline for submitting a proposal is September 15, 2017.
Blue Waters Webinar Series
Webinars will begin Wednesdays at 10 a.m. Central Time (UTC-6).
NSF awards PRAC researchers
The awarded allocations reached a combined total of 84.5 million node hours (2.7 billion core hour equivalents), valued at $52.4 million.
Blue Waters helps DES map the skies
Using Blue Waters, new result rivals precision of cosmic microwave background measurements, supports view that dark matter and dark energy make up most of the cosmos.
Researchers use Blue Waters to develop more accurate evolutionary trees
Tandy Warnow, a professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is using NCSA's Blue Waters supercomputer to design methods of creating more accurate phylogenies.
Blue Waters intern visualizes a career in app development
Recent Illinois grad credits NCSA Blue Waters internship in developing augmented reality app, desire for PhD.