With SC 2014 approaching fast, the organisers have announced the second annual Test of Time award for a technical paper that has had a wide and lasting impact in supercomputing
Stem cell biologists in Cambridge, UK have teamed up with scientists from Microsoft Research to create a new computational model that explains for the first time how genes interact to keep embryonic stem cells in an unspecialised state (pluripotent).
Advanced CFD software is being used to develop batteries for the next generation of hybrid and electric cars as part of the US Department of Energy (DOE), EV Everywhere challenge
Dotmatics, which provides informatics solutions to the academic, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries, has announced that its data analysis and visualisation software, Vortex, is being used by university research groups in Thailand to further their scientific research in diverse fields
Robert Roe looks at the computing and data management challenges that lay behind this weeks warning that climate change is not only real but already adversely affecting the United States of America
A recent study has been completed that applied data mining techniques, often applied to business or other big data problems, in order to discern patterns and gain insight into greenhouse gas emission patterns
Xian-He Sun, Professor of Computer Science at Illinois Institute of Technology has established a new mathematical model for reducing data access delay
The New York Genome Centre and IBM has announced an initiative to accelerate genomic medicine with the use of IBMs Watson cognitive system
Lucas Joppa examines how misplaced trust among scientists could affect scientific models and the results of research
The NeCTAR Research Cloud will be expanded considerably during 2014 with more research cloud nodes joining and the existing cloud nodes expanding their offerings
Robert Roe explores the role of maintenance in ensuring HPC systems run at optimal performance
Robert Roe speaks with Dr Maria Girone, Chief Technology Officer at CERN openlab.
Sophia Ktori explores the use of informatics software in the first of two articles covering the use of laboratory informatics software in regulated industries
Robert Roe discusses the role of the Pistoia Alliance in creating the lab of the future with Pistoia’s Nick Lynch