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.
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