Resources from the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) provided support that laid the foundation for the most ambitious simulation of galaxy formation ever done.
The students of the 2014 Computational Science for Undergraduate Research Experiences (CSURE) summer program, a 10-week National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at the Joint Institute for Computational Sciences, gave their first project poster presentations at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, on Friday, July 18.
Using the Darter supercomputer at the National Institute for Computational Sciences, a team of researchers is modeling the biophysics of red blood cells to understand their behavior in the spleen, with the aim of finding cures to diseases.
Eighty graduate students and post-docs representing 28 nationalities and five continents participated in the Fifth Annual International Summer School on High-performance Computing, June 1–6, in Budapest, Hungary. The Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) was a joint sponsor.
The National Institute for Computational Sciences has embarked on its second year as host to an SC14 Student Cluster Competition team.