A grid computing project will help astronomers to draw more detailed results from the first comprehensive optical survey of the Milky Way.
The Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics ITWM in Kaiserslautern has a built a fast and energy-efficient supercomputer that recycles excess energy to heat the HPC centre building.
A new computing technique that uses light rather than electricity to transfer data could provide laptops with the power of today's fastest supercomputers.
A technique that controls the magnetic properties of a commonly used blue dye could vastly increase the power of computer processors.
A new initiative at Arizona State University (ASU) is studying the ways in which software tools can be improved to ease the use of high-performance computing.
The UK's computer network for research and education, Janet, will now include a new service to meet the growing needs of the UK research communities for dedicated end-to-end network capacity.
A European initiative against major metabolic disorders such as obesity is to be launched at the EuroBioForum conference at Lisbon in December 2007.
Researchers have managed to predict the crystal structures of small organic molecules by computational methods alone, without experimental input.
A robot that can seemingly read your mind could provide a new level of autonomy to people suffering from paralysis.
National Instruments has joined Power.org, an open and collaborative organisation dedicated to developing and promoting Power Architecture technology - an instruction set architecture prevalent in microprocessors.
David Wang gives his view on how modern laboratories can leverage data to provide maximum value
Elsevier’s Jabe Wilson predicts radical changes in the ways AI will be used in scholarly communications
Robert Roe looks at advances in automotive simulation
Sophia Ktori reveals the informatics company’s history – and plans for the future
Robert Roe reports from the SC17 conference keynote, detailing progress on the Square kilometre Array project