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SDSC Enables Large-Scale Data Sharing Using Globus

The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, has implemented a new feature of the Globus software that will allow researchers using the Center’s computational and storage resources to easily and securely access and share large data sets with colleagues.

April 07, 2014General, Research, Science & Engineering, SDSC

SDSC Establishes Data Science Workflows ‘Center of Excellence’

The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, has formally established a new ‘center of excellence’ to assist researchers in creating workflows to better manage the tremendous amount of data being generated across a wide range of scientific disciplines, from natural sciences to marketing research.

April 03, 2014General, Science & Engineering, SDSC

SDSC/UC San Diego Researchers Hone in on Alzheimer’s Disease

Researchers studying peptides using the Gordon supercomputer at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) have found new ways to elucidate the creation of the toxic oligomers associated with Alzheimer’s disease.

February 18, 2014General, Science & Engineering, SDSC

SDSC’s 2014 Series of Data Mining ‘Boot Camps’ Begins February 26-27

The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego is kicking off its 2014 series of “Data Mining Boot Camps” aimed at helping business professionals and academic research scientists gain a clear understanding of how to rapidly translate the burgeoning amounts of data and learn how to design, build, verify and evaluate predictive models.

February 03, 2014General, Science & Engineering, SDSC

SDSC Announces 2014 Internship Opportunities for High School Students

The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, will once again offer its Research Experience for High School Students (REHS) summer program, in which students will be integrated into multidisciplinary research teams to help them gain experience in particular areas of computational research.

January 22, 2014General, Science & Engineering, SDSC

SDSC Researchers Recognized at White House Information Technology Event

Projects from two “centers of excellence” at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego – the Center for Large-scale Data Systems research (CLDS) and the Predictive Analytics Center of Excellence (PACE) – were highlighted at a White House Office of Science and Technology Policy meeting focused on accelerating research, development, and collaborations in data-enabled science and engineering.

November 13, 2013Science and Engineering, SDSC, Science & Engineering, SDSC

SDSC Uses Meteor Raspberry Pi Cluster to Teach Parallel Computing

Researchers at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, have built a Linux cluster using 16 Raspberry Pi computers as part of a program to teach children and adults the basics of parallel computing using a simple model that demonstrates how computers leverage their capacity when working together.

November 12, 2013General, Science and Engineering, SDSC, Science & Engineering, SDSC

SDSC Hosts Computer Science Workshops for Middle-School Students

The San Diego Supercomputer Center at the University of California, San Diego, in a partnership with selected local middle schools and CONNECT’s Entrepreneurs for Young Innovators program through a grant from The Parker Foundation, has started a series of computer science workshops aimed at getting more minority and female students involved in computing. SDSC’s StudentTECH computing workshops are designed to entice students from middle and high schools to enroll in computer science courses in high school and college.

October 31, 2013General, Science and Engineering, SDSC, Science & Engineering, SDSC

UC San Diego Researchers Advance Explanation for Star Formation

A newly published paper by three UC San Diego astrophysics researchers for the first time provides an explanation for the origin of three observed correlations between various properties of molecular clouds in the Milky Way galaxy known as Larson’s Laws.

October 21, 2013General, Science and Engineering, SDSC, Science & Engineering, SDSC

SDSC, Indiana University, University of Texas to Build Science Gateway Service Platform

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $5 million grant for a collaborative five-year project under which researchers at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego will help develop and build a Science Gateway Platform (SciGaP) as a service to advance scientific discovery by providing researchers improved access to a variety of hosted or cloud services.

October 18, 2013General, Science and Engineering, SDSC, Science & Engineering, SDSC

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