February / March 2008

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MODELLING/ENGINEERING

Beyond the skies

Felix Grant looks to the heavens and sees scientific software shining bright

COMPANY PROFILE

In profile: Chemical Abstracts Service

With its family of services for research scientists and information professionals, CAS aims to provide the best digital environment to search, retrieve, analyse and link chemical information.

DATA MANAGEMENT

Analysis beyond the transcriptome

Data management in the field of microarrays is all about statistical rigour, as Clare Sansom discovers

HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPUTING

Sun, Spain and supercomputing

There’s more to this 19th century chapel than meets the eye, as David Robson discovers

MODELLING/ENGINEERING

Follow the money

Felix Grant remains intrigued with financial modelling

PROFILE

Living the vision

Professor Kathy Yelick, director, National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory