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Ada Lovelace award for HPC to be presented at PRACEdays16

News image3 May 2016
Zoe Cournia, a computational chemist and assistant professor level investigator at the Biomedical Research Foundation, Academy of Athens, has been selected as the recipient of the 1st PRACE Ada Lovelace Award for HPC


Optical processing gets a boost from US defence research grant

28 April 2016
Cambridge University spin-out Optalysys has been awarded a $350k grant for a 13-month project from the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)


University of Illinois researchers help discover ‘dark galaxy’

25 April 2016


OSC names new supercomputer after Jesse Owens

22 April 2016


Cray appoints Brian Turner to its board of directors

21 April 2016


XSEDE awards $17M in NSF computing resources

14 April 2016


Purdue cluster models Zika virus

11 April 2016


Analysis & Opinion

HPC and the HDC data centre

27 April 2016
Virtus Data Centres managing director, Darren Watkins, explains the importance of building a data centre from the ground up to support the requirements of HPC users - while maximising productivity, efficiency and energy usage

Driving the development of deep learning

26 April 2016
Robert Roe attends the Nvidia GTC conference and to see the latest in deep learning hardware from Nvidia

HPC industry converges on Europe

14 April 2016
ISC's Nages Sieslack highlights a convergence of technologies around HPC, a focus of the ISC High Performance conference that takes place in June